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Need Three-tier Approach So That There are No More Nirbhayas

, had shaken the conscience of the nation. A high-level committee headed by Justice J S Verma was set up. Laws relating to crimes against women were made more stringent. At the ground level, however, there seems hardly any change in the situation. ... New Indian Express, 2 days ago

SAC Chairperson, Member's term expiring next month

Mohinder Verma JAMMU, July 8: The Chairperson and the Member of Jammu and Kashmir State Accountability Commission—Justice (Retd) Y P Nargotra and Justice (Retd) H Imtiyaz Hussain are completing their term next month. However, the Government has ...
 Daily Excelsior.com2 weeks ago SAC all set to get Investigation Wing; DB directs State to pass orders within 2 weeks  Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago

Framing of Law Commission for J&K falls victim to ongoing controversy over Art 370

Mohinder Verma JAMMU, June 3: The framing of first ever Law Commission for Jammu and Kashmir has fallen victim to the ongoing controversy over Article 370 with the State Cabinet today deferring the proposal for indefinite period following protest ...
 Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago Decks cleared for establishment of first ever Law Commission of J  Daily Excelsior.com2 months ago

Personally working to amend Juvenile Justice Act: Maneka Gandhi

New Delhi: Women and Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi has said that juveniles who commit rape should be tried as adults. Maneka also said that she is personally working to amend the law so that 16-year-olds are brought out of the purview of the ...
 PardaPhash2 weeks ago Prosecution of Under-18 Rape Accused as Adults Righteous?  International Business Times India2 weeks ago Experts oppose Maneka Gandhi's proposal to reduce juvenile age bar to 16 years  Meri News2 weeks ago

DB reprimands Govt for insensitiveness towards corruption, embezzlement cases

Mohinder Verma JAMMU, May 16: Division Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Mohd Yaqoob Mir and Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur today reprimanded the Government for its insensitiveness towards corruption and embezzlement cases involving ...
 Daily Excelsior.com2 months ago

Restoring the judiciary's credibility

Justice Markandey Katju, a former judge of the Supreme Court and no stranger to controversy, has once again set the cat among the pigeons by alleging that three former Chief Justices of India made "improper compromises" under political pressure in ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

Too Many Laws, Too Little Justice

A change in the way men think is essential to reduce crime against women, argues R.D. Sharma Crime against women has increased manifold - be it rape, gang-rape, torture for dowry, illegal confinement, kidnapping, abduction, molestation, ...
 The Statesman5 days ago IWPC condemns rising incidents of crime against women  NetIndia123.com1 month ago
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HC notice to EC on expenditure limit hike

PATNA: The Patna high court has sought reply from the Election Commission of India and the Union government on the 'arbitrary rise' in the expenditure limit for contesting the Lok Sabha election from Rs 40 lakh to Rs 70 lakh. While hearing a PIL ...
 Times of India6 days ago HC seeks Centre's reply on Vishaka norms in foreign airline  Moneycontrol.com1 month ago HC notice on airline staffer's plea  Times of India1 month ago Court notice on sexual harassment guidelines in foreign airlines  ProKerala.com1 month ago

Indian revenge rape exposes 'justice'

New Delhi, India (CNN) -- When a 14-year-old girl was pulled from her home, dragged to a nearby forest and raped, police revealed the assault was ordered by the head of her village in India. The horrific case, which took place last week, has once ...
 CNN1 week ago Rape order on child brings scrutiny on Indian village councils  CNN1 week ago Police: Village head ordered child rape  CNN2 weeks ago Police: Indian village ordered child rape  Channel40002 weeks ago

Consultation to begin on proposed National Judicial Commission: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Narendra Modi government will soon begin consultations with top jurists and former judges to finalise the shape of the proposed National Judicial Commission which seeks to scrap the present system of judges appointing judges. Law Minister ...
 DNA India3 weeks ago Govt to consult jurists on National Judicial Commission:  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago 'Govt to consult jurists on National Judicial Commission'  Economic Times3 weeks ago
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