Contemporary Law

The problem of Outrage Culture & Social Media Trials: Sushant Singh’s Case

Sushant Singh's Case

On June 14th, 2020 popular actor Sushant Singh Rajput passed away[1]. AIIMS reports that his cause of death was suicide[2]. Fans around the country mourned for his passing, and awareness of mental illness was on the rise, although the move itself was half baked. This newfound love for Sushant seemed a bit hypocritical. Furthermore, it …

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Protection of The Environment: Under The Indian Framework

Protection of The Environment

An environment can be defined as every living and non-living element surrounding us which includes plants, animals, fish, soil, water, etc., which has some influence over human life. The Environment Protection Act 1986 defines environment as “Environment includes water, air and land, and the inter-relationship which exists among and between water, air and land, and …

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The interplay of Adoption Laws: Darshana Gupta v. None and Another

Adoption Laws

Adoption is a legal process by which children deprived of their biological families may be integrated into new homes and be given a new family so as to ensure a better quality of life for them. The Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956 (HAMA) was enacted to enable Hindus to adopt but restricted other faiths …

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Role Of Public Prosecutors Vis–A–Viz Low Conviction Rate

Role Of Public Prosecutors Vis–A–Viz Low Conviction Rate

“Law without justice is a wound without a cure.”-William Scott Downey. In India, the Anglo-Saxon system based on the adversarial trial method is followed and its basic premise is that even if a thousand guilty persons escape punishment, no one innocent should be punished and every man is presumed to be innocent until he is …

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Marital Rape: Showing the Deep Rooted Patriarchy

Marital Rape

After 72 years of independence of India, India is a country where we don’t have Uniform Civil Code, gender parity, and women in our society are still suffering from domestic violence such as brides being sold, child marriages, female foeticide, etc. Under section 375 of IPC that defines RAPE in which it includes non-consensual intercourse …

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Women Empowerment

Empowerment is the degree of self-determination in individuals and in communities. It allows them to represent their interests in an exceedingly accountable and self-determined method, functioning on their own authority. It is a method of becoming more powerful and self-assured, especially when it comes to controlling one’s life and asserting one’s rights. Authorization as action …

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Qualifications for Political Aspirants in India

India is currently experiencing a significant downfall in terms of the economy, growth, and development of the country. It is well-established that the people in a political power engage in an enormous part in this issue. The integrity of India’s politicians has dwindled drastically. The heightening multitude of politicians with insufficient knowledge and potential to …

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