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  • “Reappointing retired judges in POCSO courts could lead to prejudiced decisions”

    The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, (POCSO Act) is acknowledged as one of the finest, most effective and balanced legislation to protect children from sexual offences. The Act is gender-neutral and was enacted with a vision to make justice easier for victims of sexual abuses. The Act also does not differentiate the […]

    Judiciary yields to Lawyers’ demand; E-filing to be made easy and error free

    By Our Legal Correspondent Thiruvananthapuram: The Trivandrum Bar Association is known for its inimitable spirit to “fight till finish.”  The Association, up in arms against the “hurried and erroneous” implementation of E-filing in lower courts, has forced the authorities to “modify the decision” and make the process “effortless”   with an interest to ease the judicial […]

    Kerala Lawyers to Confront Compulsory e-filing

    From Our Legal Correspondent Thiruvananthapuram: Discontent is brewing within the legal fraternity in Kerala against the abrupt move from the administration to impose e-filing system on the advocates “without proper planning and necessary arrangements.” The “inconsiderate approach of the administration compelling the lawyers to follow e-filing system with no adequate homework cannot be accepted” said […]

    Important Legal Terms You Should Know About When Filing an Abuse Claim

    Are you or someone close to you in an abusive relationship or situation? Perhaps you have wanted to report the abuse and violation done to you or someone you love, yet you cannot find the courage to do so. In addition, you might feel overwhelmed to the point you are not sure what to do […]

    Centre For Civil Society organised a conference on fake news and disinformation

    New Delhi. Leading think tank Centre for Civil Society in collaboration with the Friedrich Naumann Foundation organised the second edition of the Fake News Conference online. The Fake New Conference (FNC) brought together students and young professionals with journalists and media experts to dialogue on the state of the media, the limits of disinformation, misinformation and fake […]

    Do All Criminals Need a Lawyer?

     Creating a rule of law and having a solid justice system really separated the west from the rest of the world, long before the Industrial Revolution and modernity. Though, no matter how good our system can be at times to outside observers, people who are currently wrapped up in that system and dealing with criminal […]

    Latest National Charter School Law Rankings and Scorecard Released

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Center for Education Reform (CER) today released its 2020 ranking of charter school laws in the United States, revealing that charter school laws in the U.S. have declined in their capacity to serve students. Since 1996, the rankings have been the only reliable national measure of the extent to which charter school […]

    Roots for Better, Easier, Faster Divorce Laws: Dr. Kislay Panday

    Dr. Kislay Panday, Solicitor, Supreme Court of India is of the view that archaic divorce law must make way for progressive divorce laws which are faster and easier for the good of the society. With a change in society, marital relations have undergone a sea change. But they are still being governed by archaic laws […]

    What questions you should ask a vehicle accident injury lawyer?

    Accidents occasionally come with any warning, leaving most witnesses shocked and confused as to what to do about it. If you or anyone you know is hurt, you ‘re going to have lots of confusion and will rapidly have to make a big decision. For any injury problems you should always probably see a doctor […]

    “Child abuse is rampant; Children are not vote bank, so ignored”

    There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children. These are the words of Nelson Mandela, the revolutionary Humanist.  But regrettably, majority of children across the globe are deprived of a safe and violence free environment. A UNICEF report says “Over half of the world’s […]