ADR Mechanism and Criminal Cases

  • Priyal Chandrakar
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  • Priyal Chandrakar

    Student at Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University, India.

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The idea of ADR component in criminal preliminary outgrew a desperate need to give simple and open solution for helpless hoodlums who are at real fault for engine mishap cases and other frivolous criminal cases other than some considerate debates like marital issues, obligation recuperation and so on to save them from over the top postponement, high prosecution cost and inflexible method. The Legal Services Authorities Act 1987 has concurred lawful status to such placating endeavors which came to be known as Lok Adalat and the honor passed by it was given the situation with a common court order. Lok Adalats are presently obtaining another aspect to reduce the suit tragedies of the more fragile segments of the general public. It gives a legal discussion to the defendants to determine their questions through arranged settlements in presence of the Lok Adalat judges. The alteration affected to the Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987 out of 2002 gives the foundation of long-lasting Lok Adalat for the settlement of debates connecting with public utility administrations by applying ADR system to decongest the court


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International Journal of Legal Science and Innovation, Volume 4, Issue 1, Page 103 - 109


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