Learning how law works
To make the students aware of the criminal offences, penalties and modes of judgement, the Department of Law, Brainware University, organized a workshop titled “ Criminal Law: Procedure and Practice on May 29, 2021 from 4:30 PM. Dr. Jyotirmoy Adhikary (Advocate of Hon’ble Supreme Court and Hon’ble High Court of Calcutta) was the guest speaker of this event.
Adhikary initiated the discussion in a lucid way, beginning with the evolution of criminal law At the outset, he discussed in details the criminal justice system elaborating its different models. “Due to its elaborate scope there is an increasing floodgate of litigation which needs to be resolved quickly. That’s our target as lawyers” added the speaker. He emphasized the different aspects of criminal law and how they are practiced.
Students had a lot of questions for the speaker, they even made a questionnaire for this purpose. Finally this informative session ended with a vote of thanks offered by Dr. Kabita Chakraborty, Associate Professor, Department of Law, Brainware University. This workshop tried to generate interest and leverage the understanding of the participants regarding criminal law and the criminal justice system and its intricate dynamics.