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SRI LANKA: Confess the bleak (book review)


Book cover; "A confession of a lawyer otherwise the story of mine"

Article : Imagine a tool box in your house that has only a hammer. Perhaps it is natural wanting to use it whenever a problem arises in the house. Killing hundreds of thousands of people who were screaming for freedom and radical change of the society is the result of hammering the society and people’s desire. Right from the beginning there was a lack of intelligentsia in the political parties and movements. Read More...

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The Police Torture Epidemic in Sri Lanka

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Torture in Sri Lanka

Torture is endemic in Sri Lanka is it practiced at every police station and detention centre including those kept under the Terrorism Investigating Unit. Torture is the mode by which crimes are investigated and this implies even investigations into many offences. Torture is often used to implicate innocent people particularly from low income backgrounds in cases where the police have filed to find the actual culprits in these cases. Torture is often accompanied with the filing of fabrication of charges.

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