Not many people are aware that there exists criminal liability for defamation; defamation is a civil wrong as well as a crime. The right to institute an action in court for defamation lies with the
So many things can go wrong when a person is found to be in possession of stolen property. This is because the law punishes not only the thief but a
Ever heard stories where a gunshot victim in Nigeria dies [...]
When I moved back to Nigeria in 2011, I was appalled by the plight of underprivileged children. I remember one particular scenario where a boy that was barely 6 years old
In every judicial proceeding, it is very important that steps are taken to ensure that rights guaranteed by the constitution are duly protected.
Plea Bargain is the process in criminal proceedings whereby the defendant and the prosecution work out a mutually acceptable disposition of the case