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Common Law Admission Test 2015 will be on 10th May 2015; All you want to know about CLAT 2015

Common Law Admission Test 2015 will be on 10th May 2015; All you want to know about CLAT 2015

The first Online Common Law Admission Test will be held on 10th May 2015. Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University is conducting the examination this year. Here is the complete information relating to CLAT . 16 Universities are participating in CLAT 2015. They are NLSIU - Bangalore NALSAR - Hyderabad NLIU - Bhopal WBNUJS - Kolkata NLU - Jodhpur HNLU - Raipur GNLU - Gandhinagar RMLNLU - Lucknow RGNUL - Patiala CNLU - Patna NUALS - Kochi NLUO - Cuttack NUSRL - Ranchi NLUJAA - Guwahati DSNLU - Visakhapatnam TNNLS – Tiruchirappalli The Under-Graduate Programme Offered By The National Law Universities The Sixteen NLUs offer a five-year integrated under-graduate law …

Judiciary  – A Near Feudal Set Up and Superintendence

Judiciary – A Near Feudal Set Up and Superintendence

It took a long time for me to decide on writing this chapter; writing this chapter is likely to tread on some delicate and fragile toes in High Courts and Supreme Court.  What ultimately decided me was what some friends of mine told me “If you do not write on such a subject, nobody else will write on it”.  I have personal experience of one High Court as judge and acting Chief Justice and two High Courts as Chief Justice.  Ever since my settling down in Bangalore and practicing as senior advocate, I have been actively associated with the activities of National Judicial Academy and Karnataka Judicial Academy and associated occasionally with Kerala Judicial Academy and Andhra Pradesh …

Taking stock after two years of Nirbhaya

Taking stock after two years of Nirbhaya

The Nirbhaya rape case in New Delhi, which caught international attention and shook the conscience of the capital city highlighted major lacunae in India in protecting women. It seemed to be the only topic that anyone referred to as soon as India was mentioned. Unfortunate though it is to mention, this incident was neither the first nor the last. Infact, it has been two years since the case and women even today do not feel safe. There have been one too many instances of rape and molestation which have gone unnoticed. Often the politicians have made callous statements blaming these instances on the women themselves. The victim still faces stigma and great difficulty in registering an FIR. …

Court takes suo moto action on Chhatishgarh sterilization death; Bail granted to the Doctor-accused in the case as his counsel stated doctors cannot be arrested in the cases of medical negligence before a proper probe is conducted

Court takes suo moto action on Chhatishgarh sterilization death; Bail granted to the Doctor-accused in the case as his counsel stated doctors cannot be arrested in the cases of medical negligence before a proper probe is conducted

The death of women in sterilization camps has brought to the forefront several issues. It has not stopped at the death of these women but has led further to talk about rights of these women and punitive actions being taken against those responsible. It has opened up debates which have been pending for a long time in India. Chhattisgarh State Legal Services Authority has also been directed by the court to conduct camps in villages and use various means of communication to spread awareness among people regarding their health. The legal update on the unfortunate incident is that Chhattisgarh High Court has: directed the state government to seize tainted and sub-standard …

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