Right to default bail

Author: Sanjana seth from School of Law, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) Dehradun.

Recently the Madras High Court clarified an order of the Supreme Court given in the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Madras HC in Settu v The State [Crl OP(MD) NO. 5291/2020], held that the Apex Court’s March 23 order granting an extension of the limitation period…