“Log kya kehenge; The moment sedition case is slapped against a person, a judge does not want to give him bail:” Justice Atul Sreedharan

"It is all very well to say that we (judges) are independent, all that is fine. But even judges are human beings. At a sub conscious level it works in their mind – the nature of the offence," Justice Sreedharan said.
“Log kya kehenge; The moment sedition case is slapped against a person, a judge does not want to give him bail:” Justice Atul Sreedharan
Justice Atul Sreedharan

Judges are reluctant to grant bail to persons accused of the offence of sedition since they are also sub-consciously influenced by the nature of the offence and the public reaction that may follow, Madhya Pradesh High Court judge Justice Atul Sreedharan said on Sunday.

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