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The Standard of Assistance from Legal Aid Lawyers: An Indian Perspective – Response to Prof. Farzana Akter

[As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law-themed articles featured in Volume 5 the Indian ...
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Monthly Round-Up: February 2022

Law and Other Things published a range of interesting articles and new scholarship discussions to further scholarship in public law. Below we bring you an ...
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The Standard of Assistance from Legal Aid Lawyers: An Indian Perspective

[As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law-themed articles featured in Volume 5 the Indian ...
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Dismantling the Marital Rape Exception: Constitutionality and Consent

Ed Note: The article presents a constitutional argument against marital rape, grounded in the anti-stereotyping principle. It attempts to answer a persistent question in the ...
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Aadhaar and Exclusion: The Right to Social Security

This piece is Part 2 of a two-part series discussing the exclusionary effect of the Aadhaar Act. Section 142 of the Social Security Code was ...
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Explainer: Delhi HC held that a public promise by a CM is enforceable in Court, to what extent and what does it mean?

Ed Note:  In this post, our analyst Mrityunjoy Roy, writes about the case of Najma v. GNCTD of the Delhi HC where it ruled that ...
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Sui Generis Nature of the Indian Basic Structure Doctrine – A Response to Monika Polzin

Ed Note: In this post, Sanjay Jain responds to the arguments made by Monika Polzin in her paper titled “The basic-structure and its French and ...
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Manual scavenging in India: state apathy, non-implementation of laws and resistance by the community: Response by Arkaja Singh

[Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to public law themed articles featured in Volume 5 ...
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Simultaneous Elections: Response by V.Krishna Ananth

 [Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law themed articles featured in Volume ...
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“Whether the master’s tools can be used to dismantle the master’s house?” : Engaging with two films- ‘The Advocate’ and ‘Democracy Dialogues- A Tribute to Balagopal’

 [The author traces the fearless and inspiring journeys of K.G. Kannabiran and K Balagopal as members of the Andhra Pradesh civil liberties movement and as ...
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The basic-structure doctrine and its German and French origins: a tale of migration, integration, invention and forgetting- Summary

  [As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law-themed articles featured in Volume 5 the ...
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Manual scavenging in India: state apathy, non-implementation of laws and resistance by the community: Summary by Dr. Sujith Koonan.

[Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to public law themed articles featured in Volume 5 ...
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The Right to be Forgotten: The good, the bad and the ugly

[Sanskruti Yagnik examines a recent Madras HC order, and recommends a seven-part test for the right to be forgotten, which aims to balance freedom of expression with ...
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Monthly Round-Up: January 2022

Happy New Year folks! Law and Other Things published a range of interesting articles and new scholarship discussions to further scholarship in public law. Below ...
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https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/why-we-need-caste-census/articleshow/86097417.cms.

Caste of Votes: Need for a Caste Census?

[Kartik Shrivastava writes about the government’s reluctance to conduct a caste census and argues that there is a pressing need to conduct the same. Increasing Diversity by Increasing ...
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CCG-NLUD – Technology Law and Policy Course

The Centre for Communication Governance at the National Law University, Delhi is excited to announce the first edition of the Technology Law and Policy Certificate ...
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Summary – Simultaneous elections and flexible legislative terms: a constitutionally preferable approach

[Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law-themed articles featured in Volume 5 ...
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Explainer: House Arrest as another form of Custody: What does it mean?

[Our analyst Mrityunjoy Roy, writes about the Gauatam Navlakha case and Sudha Bharadwaj case in the context of including house arrest under the meaning of ...
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A Substantive Equality Guide to Making Judicial Spaces Accessible to Persons with Disabilities

[Yash Dodani & Ishika Garg  argue that there is a constitutional duty on the judiciary to ensure that judicial spaces are accessible to those with ...
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Merger Exception to Defection – Obstacle or Facilitator? [Part II]

[Ed Note- This is a two-part series on anti-defection law by our Senior Analyst, Shanthan Reddy. Part I introduces defection law to the readers and ...
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Call for Proposals: The Courts and The Constitution Conference (Submit by 25 February, 2022)

'The Courts and the Constitution – 2020 & 2021 in Review' is scheduled for March 26-27, 2022. This conference is being co-organised by the Editorial ...
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Merger Exception to Defection – Obstacle or Facilitator? [Part I]

[Ed Note: This is a two-part series on anti-defection law by our Senior Analyst, Shanthan Reddy. Part I introduces defection law to the readers and ...
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Divine labours, devalued work: Concluding response to the discussion pieces

Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law themed articles featured in Volume 5 ...
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The Editorial Board of the Indian Law Review (“ILR”) invites applications for the position of an Editor on its Editorial Board.

The ILR, published by Taylor and Francis, was launched in 2017 by a group of legal academics based in institutions of legal education in Australia, ...
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Divine labours, devalued work: Response by Sharmila Rudrappa

Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law themed articles featured in Volume 5 ...
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Monthly Round-Up: December 2021

Law and Other Things published a range of interesting articles and new scholarship discussions to further scholarship in public law. Below we bring you an ...
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DIGITAL FELLOWSHIP 2022

The Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi (CCG), is calling for applications for the DIGITAL (Digital Rights and Inclusive Technology for All) ...
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Divine labours, devalued work: Response by Swati Gola

Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to the public law themed articles featured in Volume 5 ...
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