The constitution in the codified, or widely known as written form is said to promise entrenched liberties compared to the unwritten constitution. No amending powers can affect the stipulated status if the fundamental rights of citizen. However, it is indeed theoretical in nature when we have clear examples of the violation of citizens’ right in […]

Anti-Perverse Incentives: Understanding military detention motives in light of the War on Terror and establishing a workable review process I. Introduction The Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution provides that no citizen may be detained by the government without due process of law.[footnoteRef:1] The liberty interest represented in that amendment is specifically protected through […]

Scenario: R. V. Mann, 2004 SCC 52, [2004] 3 S.C.R. 59 In our country, everyone is guarded under the legislation. The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms assures selected political rights to citizens as well as civil legal rights of every person who resides in Canada. However, in some situations where legislation enforcement or other […]