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Orissa HC Judgment Highlights the Challenge of Protecting Privacy of COVID-19 Patients

A judgment of the Orissa High Court on 16.07.2020 has brought into focus the challenges involved in formulating a balanced ...
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Discussing Vol. 4 Issue 1 of the Indian Law Review

As our readers might be aware, we have recently started the New Scholarship Section on our Blog, to promote new ...
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Reading List on Article 370 Abrogation

5 August 2020 marked one year of hollowing out Article 370 of the Constitution of India, thus unilaterally abrogating the ...
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Book Cover of The Truth Machines

Introduction to a Book Discussion on Jinee Lokaneeta’s The Truth Machines: Policing, Violence, and Scientific Interrogations in India

(Over the next few days, the Law and Other Things Blog will run a book discussion on Jinee Lokaneeta's The ...
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The Courts and The Constitution

The Courts and the Constitution Conference is an annual conference organised by Law and Other Things, in collaboration with the ...
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“Bois’ Locker Room” and the Limits of Our Constitutional Morality

In early 2007, two female law students in America were targets of degrading comments on the site “AutoAdmit”, a discussion ...
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Simultaneous applicability of the Indian Penal Code and the Information Technology Act: A Problem of Differentiated Protections and Liabilities – Part II

In Part I, through the cases of  Sharat Babu Digumarti v. Govt. of NCT of Delhi and Gagan Harish Sharma ...
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Guarding Against Dangerous Revolutionaries

Shivraj Singh Chouhan, the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh took oath on March 23, 2020. Almost a month until then, ...
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Simultaneous applicability of the Indian Penal Code and the Information Technology Act: A Problem of Differentiated Protections and Liabilities – Part I

There have been several questions regarding the simultaneous applicability of the Information Technology Act [“IT Act”] and the Indian Penal ...
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Press Release – ‘The Courts and The Constitution – 2019 in Review’ Conference

NALSAR University of Law recently concluded the second edition of its ‘The Courts and the Constitution Conference’ held in partnership ...
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Life without Remission: An Irreviewable and Unconstitutional Punishment

A recent judgment of the Madras High Court upheld the validity of an order by the President of India commuting ...
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“Rubber-band” Secularism: How Islamic and Hindu majoritarianism repurpose colonial legal governance

(In this conclusion to our blog round-table book discussion, Professor Julia Stephens writes a response to the reviews for “Governing ...
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Governing Islam by Julia Stephens: A Response from Dr. Geetanjali Srikantan

(As part of our blog round-table book discussion, this is the fourth of the substantive responses to Julia Stephen’s Governing Islam: ...
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Kashmir, the Constitution and Article 370: an Explainer

On 5th August 2019, the President of India passed The Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019 [“C.O. 272”] ...
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Round-Up: Book Discussion on Julia Stephen’s Governing Islam: Law, Empire and Secularism in South Asia

The Law and Other Things Blog has run a book discussion on Julia Stephen’s Governing Islam: Law, Empire and Secularism in ...
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‘The Court & the Constitution’ Conference – 2018 in Review

NALSAR University of Law is hosting the inaugural 'Court & Constitution' conference in collaboration with NALSAR and Azim Premji University ...
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