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Aadhaar and Exclusion: The Public Distribution System in India

Ed Note: [This piece is Part 1 of a 2-part series discussing the exclusionary effect of the Aadhaar Act. In this post, our analyst Nitya ...
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Why the Jammu & Kashmir Constituent Assembly Debates Matter

With autumn coming to an end in Kashmir and people bracing for the chilly winter, Jammu & Kashmir’s constituent assembly (J&K CA) held its first ...
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Divine labours, devalued work: Response by Anindita Majumdar

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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CALJ: Call for Submissions

The Comparative Constitutional Law and Administrative Law Journal, National Law University, Jodhpur Submission Guidelines General Guidelines The Comparative Constitutional Law and Administrative Law Journal [“Journal”] ...
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2021 Myanmar Coup – Surprise or no surprise?

{Ed Note : In this piece, our Senior Analyst Shanthan Reddy analyses the recent Myanmar coup vis-a-vis the country's  questionable democratic status.} On February 1st ...
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Monthly Round-Up: November 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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To Live and Love in the Shadow of Section 377

  [Ed Note: Over the next few days, we shall be discussing Danish Sheikh’s new book, Love and Reparation: A Theatrical Response to the Section ...
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Digital Millennium Copyright Act and Suspension of Apps on PlayStore

[Ed Note:  This article has been authored by Talha Abdul Rahman, Advocate on Record, Supreme Court of India. It has been edited and coordinated by ...
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Divine labours, devalued work: Response by Chayanika Shah

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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Affirmative Action Under Article 15(3): Reassessing The Meaning of “Special Provisions” for Women

[Ed Note: This post is a part of New Scholarship initiative, through which we aim to promote recently published scholarship in the area of Public ...
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Discussing Vol. 5 of the Indian Law Review

As part of our New Scholarship Section on our Blog, we have been inviting discussants to respond to specific articles. The authors will also respond ...
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Divine labours, devalued work: the continuing saga of India’s surrogacy regulation: Summary by Eeshan Sonak

[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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The Law Doesn’t Love You

[Ed Note: Over the next few days, we shall be discussing Danish Sheikh’s new book, Love and Reparation: A Theatrical Response to the Section 377 ...
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The Shaheen Bagh judgment and what it means for the right to protest in India

In December 2019, the Government passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 (‘CAA’), which specifically distinguished ‘illegal immigrants’ on grounds of religion and country of origin ...
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Gujarat HC holds the petition challenging the Gujarat Prohibition Act as maintainable

[Ed Note: In this post, our analyst Mrityunjoy Roy, writes about Gujarat High Court's decision holding the petition challenging the Gujarat Prohibition Act, 1949 maintainable as ...
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Danish Sheikh’s Love and Reparation: Review by Surabhi Shukla

[Ed Note: Over the next few days, we shall be discussing Danish Sheikh’s new book, Love and Reparation: A Theatrical Response to the Section 377 ...
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Subsuming Sexuality Rights within the Nation’s Progress (Part II)

  Summary: In part II of this two-part series, the author delves into the question of how granting of sexuality rights is underlined by neoliberalism.  ...
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J&K Constituent Assembly Debates

The Debates of the Indian Constituent Assembly are considered an important interpretative tool for Indian constitutional law jurisprudence. However, for Jammu and Kashmir ("J&K"), the ...
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Subsuming Sexuality Rights within the Nation’s Progress (Part I)

[Ed Note: This article has been written by Arti Gupta, final year student from NLSIU. The article has been co-edited & coordinated by Ajitesh Arya, ...
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Introduction to a Book Discussion on Danish Sheikh’s Love and Reparation

[Ed Note: Over the next few weeks, we will run a book discussion on Danish Sheikh’s Love and Reparation: A Theatrical Response to Section 377 ...
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Cultural Dissent in the Hindutva Cases

[Ed note: The article has been authored by Ananya Narain Tyagi, a final-year law student at Jindal Global Law School. It has been co-edited and coordinated ...
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Bail under the UAPA

[Ed Note: In this post, our analyst Harsh Jain, writes about bail  jurisprudence under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 as part of the explainer ...
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Call for Submissions: Trade, Law and Development, Special Issue “Looking Ahead: Addressing the Challenges Faced by the International Trade Regime” Issue 14.1 | Summer ’22

Founded in 2009, the philosophy of Trade, Law and Development has been to generate and sustain a constructive and democratic debate on emergent issues in ...
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Addressing Intersectionality And Access To Justice: The Need For An Anti-Discrimination Legislation

[Ed Note - This article has been co-authored by Kavya Arora & Eishan Mehta. It has been co-edited and coordinated by Shravani Shendye, Gayatri Gupta ...
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Monthly Round-Up: October 2021

After a month-long hiatus brought about by technical difficulties, Law and Other Things is back with a series of articles and discussions on a range ...
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Deterring private discrimination, constitutionally

[Ed Note: This post is a part of New Scholarship initiative, through which we aim to promote recently published scholarship in the area of Public ...
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The Chinese Government’s Crackdown on the Entertainment Industry: The Advent of Cultural Revolution 2.0

Introduction Recently, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a ‘national rejuvenation’ centered around the ideals of the Chinese Communist Party (“Party”). In furtherance of the ...
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Call for Papers: NLSIR

The NLSIR is the flagship law review of the National Law School of India University, Bangalore, India. It is a bi-annual, student edited, peer-reviewed law ...
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