Naveed Mehmood Ahmad
Naveed is a Senior Resident Fellow with the Criminal Justice Team at Vidhi. His work focuses on decriminalisation of India's legislative landscape and reimagining India's approach towards Crime & Punishment. Previously, Naveed has worked on criminalisation of drug use and evaluated the government response to increasing violence against women. Naveed holds an undergraduate degree in law from National University of Law, Punjab and a Masters in Law from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
- Criminal Justice
Rahul Gandhi’s Lok Sabha Disqualification Stands on Shaky Legal Ground
If his sentence has been suspended by the trial court, are there still grounds for disqualification?
Why India Still Prefers Death By Hanging
The challenge to death by hanging on the ground that it takes away a person’s dignity in death and is inhumane and barbaric, may be limited in its scope, but it may prove to be a landmark in the death penalty urisprudence in India