Why is Marijuana banned but not alcohol? Court room exchange on State responsibility for alcohol-induced crimes

Meera Emmanuel April 5 2019
Uttarakhand high court

The Madras High Court's call for the Bar's views on whether the state can be held liable for alcohol-related crimes prompted an interesting discussion in JusticeĀ N Anand Venkatesh's courtroom on Thursday afternoon.

In an order passed last month, the Court hadĀ decided to examine whether the Tamil Nadu government can be made responsible for crimes committed under the influence of . . .

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