How lawyers are trying to fight back

Lawyers in India are taking legal action against a government order to make the entire state of Madhya Pradesh a “national park” in the name of the “national interest”.The move has sparked anger among activists, who have criticised the government’s decision to open up the vast country to development and tourism.They say the move is

How to spot the ‘wrongfully convicted’ in your neighborhood

A new study by a group of law professors at the University of Toronto found that people who have been wrongly convicted of crimes tend to have higher levels of prejudice against the accused and a lack of sympathy for victims.“The more [people] have experienced wrongful convictions, the more negative attitudes they have towards people