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Demands for Structural Changes in the Supreme Court of India: A Historical Overview (Part 2)

Demands for Structural Changes in the Supreme Court of India: A Historical Overview (Part 2)

Raghuveer R. SattigeriOct 18, 20217 min read
[ Ed Note: This is part 2 of a two-part series on the history behind the demand for structural changes in the Supreme Court of India. Part 1 can be…

Demands for Structural Changes in the Supreme Court of India: A Historical Overview (Part I)

Demands for Structural Changes in the Supreme Court of India: A Historical Overview (Part I)

Raghuveer R. SattigeriOct 18, 20218 min read
[ Ed Note: This article has been written by Raghuveer R. Sattigeri. The article has been co-edited & coordinated by Mariyam Mayan, Gayatri Gupta & Anushri Bhuta from our Student…

Monthly Round-Up: August 2021

Eeshan SonakOct 16, 20214 min read

In the month of August 2021 we welcomed new members to our LAOT Team. In addition to DGV Rithvik, we had Anushri Bhuta and Suhani Paruvelly join us as Technical…

Jammu & Kashmir Internet Restrictions Cases: Response by Sumeysh Srivastava

Jammu & Kashmir Internet Restrictions Cases: Response by Sumeysh Srivastava

Sumeysh SrivastavaOct 16, 202112 min read

Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship Section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to specific articles. This piece is a part of a series of posts discussing the…

Regulating AI in India, of Outcomes and Processes.

Regulating AI in India, of Outcomes and Processes.

Amrita VasudevanOct 15, 20219 min read

The Economic Survey of India 2020-21 observed that India’s regulatory problems do not arise from the lack of standards or compliance but because of overregulation, due to the state’s need to…

Fair Trial in the Times of Tyranny?: A Case for Abolition

Fair Trial in the Times of Tyranny?: A Case for Abolition

Ameya BokilAug 27, 202118 min read
[Ed Note: Over the next few days, we shall be discussing Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Baxi’s article titled “Human Rights in the Administration of Criminal Justice: The Concept of Fair Trial”…

Jammu & Kashmir Internet Restrictions Cases: A Missed Opportunity to Redefine Fundamental Rights in the Digital Age

Jammu & Kashmir Internet Restrictions Cases: A Missed Opportunity to Redefine Fundamental Rights in the Digital Age

Devdutta MukhopadhyayAug 25, 20219 min read
[Ed Note: As part of our New Scholarship Section, we have been inviting discussants to respond to specific articles. This is part of a series of posts discussing the public law…

Regulatory Implications of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Regulatory Implications of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Rishika RAug 24, 202111 min read
[Ed Note: This article has been written by Rishika R, a fellow at the Regulatory Governance Project, NLSIU. The article has been co-edited & coordinated by Eeshan Sonak, Bhavisha Sharma…

Compulsory Vaccination Dilemma

Compulsory Vaccination Dilemma

Tanmay MalikAug 18, 20218 min read

Creation of vaccine for COVID-19 was a moment of euphoria and pride. However, till today, to the dismay of all, neither have the vaccines become panacea, nor has the virus…

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Researcher position at Centre for Policy Research Land Rights Initiative

Namita WahiSep 8, 20171 min read

The Land Rights Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is looking to hire a research associate . Candidates who meet the following eligibility criteria may consider applying for this…

Call for Submissions: The Indian Law Review Literature Review Prize 2017

Call for Submissions: The Indian Law Review Literature Review Prize 2017

Tarunabh KhaitanAug 19, 20172 min read

Indian Law Review hopes to publish at least one Literature Review (of around 10,000 words, including footnotes) in every volume. We envisage a Literature Review will not only comprehensively survey existing scholarship (including…

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Death Penalty Sentencing Framework: Inconsistently Applied or Inherently Flawed?

By Lakshmi Menon / September 30, 2022 / 1 Comment
The Supreme Court in a recent order referred issues relating to capital sentencing in India to a Constitution bench. The order is a landmark moment- for the first time in 42 years, the Supreme Court has not only acknowledged the...
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Anonymous Social Media Users: Exploring Policy Solutions to Regulate Anonymity over the Internet (Part 1)

By Anmol Jain / September 24, 2022 / 1 Comment
Anmol Jain writes an extensive two-parter where he analyses the merits and demerits of online anonymity while developing an idea for an alternative legal regime that may address the concerns posed by such anonymity without taking away the immense benefits...
Procedures for Medical abortion in India

Medical Termination of Pregnancy Procedure

By Ishika Garg / September 14, 2022 / 0 Comments
In this infographic, Ishika Garg presents a step-by-step process of the circumstances in which a pregnancy can be terminated according to the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971. The Act is complemented by the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Regulations, 2003 which,...
Monthly Updates- August 2022

Monthly Round-Up: August 2022

By Dyuti Anand / September 6, 2022 / 1 Comment
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 update on the Blog’s activities during August 2022. CEDE Collaboration: Law and Other Things (LAOT)...

Anonymous Social Media Users: Exploring Policy Solutions to Regulate Anonymity over the Internet- Part II

By Anmol Jain / September 27, 2022 / 1 Comment
Part I of this two-part blog series briefly discussed the idea of the online disinhibition effect and how the existence of anonymous online users on social media platforms has given rise to increased instances of online harms. It also discussed...

Policy Brief on Criminalisation of Adivasis in Madhya Pradesh

By Dyuti Anand / October 4, 2022 / 1 Comment
The Criminal Justice and Police Accountability Project (CPA Project) was founded in 2019 as a litigation, research, and capacity-building intervention committed to ending the disproportionate targeting of marginalized communities by the criminal justice system. These communities include those previously officially...