Bringing Clarity to Private Defence: The Singapore Experience

Bringing Clarity to Private Defence: The Singapore Experience

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Volume 3 Issue 1 ()

This paper provides a detailed explanation of the judicial guidelines on private defence and exceeding private defence laid down recently by the Singapore Court of Appeal. By streamlining the numerous provisions on private defence in the Indian Penal Code, the guidelines have injected precision and comprehensibility to a notoriously disorganized and complex area of the law.

Cite as: Stanley Yeo, Bringing Clarity to Private Defence: The Singapore Experience, 3 NUJS L. Rev. 33 (2010)

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