Media Trial

Media assumes an indispensable part in moulding the psyche of the general public and it is equipped for changing the entire perspective through which individuals see different occasions. Deplorable violations should be censured and the media should advocate in requiring the culprits to be punished [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #aarushitalwar #sushantsinghrajput #RheaChakraborty



Man Acquitted of Raping a Teen

"Only on the basis of allegation with regard to commitment of sexual intercourse on many occasions, it would be highly irrational to convict the appellant/accused with 10 years imprisonment," [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #rape #posco #bombayHC #minor #acquittal



Another Unprecedented Judgement by Justice Ganediwala

Justice Pushpa Ganediwala has given another controversial judgement w.r.t. POSCO Act. It is difficult to fathom as to how a High Court Judge give such an unprecedented judgement which is likely to set a dangerous precedent.
Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #sexualassault #minor #POSCO #354AIPC #BombayHC #SupremeCourt #JusticeGanediwala


Bizarre Judgement given by the Bombay High Court

The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court held that groping a minor’s breast without “skin-to-skin contact” cannot be t [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #sexualassault #groping #minor #POSCO #354IPC #BombayHC #SupremeCourt


Time to give Importance to the Work Done by Homemakers!

The notion that housewives do not "work" or that they do not add economic value to the home is a problematic idea that has been argued and should be overcome. Justice NV Ramana wrote this order in an appeal arising out of motor a [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #UnitedNations #Homemaker #SupremeCourt #


Is Registration of FIR Mandatory?

 

Lalita Kumari v. Govt. of U.P [W.P.(Crl) No; 68/2008]

Fact

Lalita kumari, a minor, filed a writ in the Supreme Court through her father. The primary issue was that when the daughter went missing, the father had submitted a missing report in Ghaziabad’s [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #FIR #SupremeCourt #UttarPradesh


Blanket Distribution Drive

2010 marked the beginning of the RannSamar foundation, an initiative, with the aim of serving Justice for All. This initiative fiercely echoes the sentiment of Martin Luther Jr., who opined, “INJUSTICE ANYWHERE IS A THREAT TO JUSTICE EVERYWHERE”. The foundation was founded in order to give a voice to the [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #blankets #cold #Uttarpradesh


Petition to Declare Child Marriage as Void Ab Initio

 

 

On 11th January the Division bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh issued notice. It seeks directions for the declaration of Section 3 (1) of the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006 as ultra vires of the Constitution. The plea seeks that the child marriages should be treated as ‘void ab i [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #Childmarriage #DelhiHighCourt #void #India


Increasing Divorce Rate in India

Most Indians believe that personal happiness is somehow a selfish thing. Women, in particular, are conditioned to believe that the ability to compromise unconditionally for family stability is a trait that they possess. Consistency, friendship and equality within marriages are secondary or simply fo [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #Divorce #India


Protect PoSH Panel Members in Private Companies

A Public Interest Litigation was filed by Ms. Abha Singh on 4 January 2021 in Bombay High Court to protect the members of the Internal Complaints Committees (ICC) of private companies which is set up under the Sexual Harassement of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Protection and Redressal) Act, 2013. The PIL has sought a direction to set up a com [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #sexualharassementatwork #posh #preventionprotectionandredressalact #bombayhighcourt #highcourt #ICC #PIL #women #protection #sexualharassement #law #legal #legalknowledge




Abha Singh on Times Now

Abetment to Suicide 360 IPC and Freedom of Speech are two different matters

The main issue here is that 306 Abetment to suicide is a cognizable non-bailable offense, thus we cannot connect it to freedom of speech and expression, as they are two different incidents. Arnab Goswami had put allegations on   [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: #arnabarrested #AnvayNaik #SuicideNote #SuicidePrevention



Live-in relationship - Legal rights

In the last few days, Riya Chakraborty came into controversy after Sushant's death. Sushant's body was found to be dead in his house. Riya Chakraborty, Sushant's ex-girlfriend had already left him due to their personal differences. Even though this practice is still seen as taboo yet Live-in relationships are increasing in India. In Canada, if y [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: live-in relationship, legal rights of women, stop abuse, property rights in live-in relationshipa



The aarushi murder case – why castigate the judge?

The time-honoured Blackstone’s Formulation, “Better that ten guilty persons escape than that one innocent suffer”, once again appeared to manifest itself with the acquittals of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in the double murders of their daughter, Aarushi and servant Hemraj. By giving the prime accused the benefit of doubt, the Allahabad High Court overt [...]

Publised by Abha Singh | Tag: MURDER CASE, High Court