All posts by Rekha Prasad

About Rekha Prasad

Advocate, High Court of Karnataka

Does Muta marriage amount to legalization of prostitution?

This research talks about various questions that arise under Muta marriage. And mainly it answers to the question “Is Muta marriage a legalized form of prostitution?” Muta Marriage” is a short term contractual relationship, lasting hours or a few days, where the man gives something of value to a woman and they “marry” and engage… Read More »

Principles of Criminal Law – Intention – an essential element of crime

ABSTRACT This research paper deals with various aspects of intention under criminal law. Intention is one of the essential elements for an act to constitute crime. Eventually this research paper identifies its research questions regarding Actus Reus and Mens Rea and on the aspect of proving intention. In other words intention may be called “Mens… Read More »

Constitution – Compensation through Writ Petitions: An Analysis of Case Law

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW Compensation through Writ Petitions: An Analysis of Case Law ABSTRACT This research paper tries to find out the trend of the Supreme Court in the area of Compensatory Jurisprudence. Social and economic justice is the signature tune of the Indian Constitution. It guarantees fundamental rights which cannot be ordinarily derogated from. In protecting… Read More »