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The Changing Rights of Women With Jurisprudencital Point
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Offences Relating to Women

Introduction: In the present time the violence and crime against women are increasing and is witness by everyone in some or the other way. There are legal provisions which punish the culprit who commit crime against women. The Indian Penal Code, 1860 provides provisions for different crimes like murder, robbery, theft etc. but there are […]

Gender Bias in the Legal Profession
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Gender Bias in the Legal Profession

Introduction Gender-Marry Appleby has correctly said that ‘Law has fundamentally been a male profession; women were welcome to join the bar so long as they recognize that it was define by men.’ A survey by ‘The Global Legal Post’ in the year 2012 found that out of nearly 400 senior advocates designated by our country’s […]

CAN I MARRY A PERSON OF MY CHOICE?
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Can I Marry a Person of My Choice?

Introduction Marry-The liberty inrelation to personal relationships cannot be encroach. Upon by anyone irrespective of caste and religion, said a division bench of Karnataka HC The constitution of India stands on the principles of secularism. One’s religion is recognize as one’s identity, thus, it makes religion one of the most important basic human right. Recognized […]

ANTI DOWRY LAWS
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Anti Dowry Laws and Its Effectiveness in India

It is rightly said, “Corruption is on Hype,                          Even the brides have to bribe their                               Grooms to become their wife!! INTRODUCTION- Dowry has been recorded as the most prevailing offence in almost every household in India. The concept of dowry is not new in India but it has been prevailing since centuries. Dowry refers to […]

Maintenance of Wife Under Personal Laws, Divorce, Maintenance Under Crpc Chapter Ix, An Appeal against the Mutual consent Divorce
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An Appeal against the Mutual consent Divorce

Introduction An Appeal against the Mutual consent Divorce The Parliament of India enacted Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 on 18 May 1955. There are lots of provisions under this Act relating, valid marriage, Void marriage, Divorce, Grounds of Divorce, etc. The procedure for filling Divorce case. Etc. As the marriage is a beautiful thing which happens, […]

POSCO ACT Against Child Abuse
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Child Sexual Abuse

Child Sexual Abuse: Am I safe in my family? India is the symbol of cultural heritage, values and the place of deity. In this country, the child is presume as a form of god and praise them. But in the present scenario, the concept of Hindu mythology seems to prove opposite because minor girl child […]

Same-Sex Marriage Around The World
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Same-Sex Marriage Around The World

Abstract Same-Sex Marriage Around The World This article is the analysis of homosexual marriages in the Indian context as an invisible conflict that was successfully kept undercover.  It also attempts to describe and explain various aspects of Homosexuality including the evolution, the reasons, the societal attitude, and reactions towards such relations after the decriminalization of […]

Maintenance of Wife Under Personal Laws, Divorce, Maintenance Under Crpc Chapter Ix, An Appeal against the Mutual consent Divorce
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Maintenance of Wife Under Personal Laws

BLOG | 5 MINS READ Maintenance of Wife Under Personal Laws This paper deals with Maintenance of wife under Hindu Marriage Act and dissolution of Muslim act. Lesha Sharma Legal Intern at LawDocs Maintenance of Wife Under Personal Laws Introduction This paper deals with Maintenance of wife under Hindu Marriage Act and dissolution of Muslim […]

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Legislation of Abortion

Legislation of Abortion in India- A Right Based or Need-based law ABSTRACT In this article, the author has critically analysed the abortion law based on its nature and provides an opinion on the very thought of abortion rights and needs. Under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971 abortion has been legalised but few terms […]

Crime against women
Criminal Law, Family Matters

Crime against women

In India crime against women is increased every year, because of social, political, and economic changes, women lost their status and were relegated to the background. Aggression, violence, and crime against women who comprise about 49 percent of the population is a serious issue for us. India is traditionally a male-dominated country where women have […]

Civil Proceedings Before Family Court, Family Courts in India
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Civil Proceedings Before Family Court

Civil Proceedings Before Family Court. Family courts were established to deal with cases that revolve around matters. Such as divorce, custody of children, separation, maintenance, etc. Until about 1984, civil courts were the ones that dealt which matters regarding family. The establishment of family courts came about with “The Family Courts Act,1984[1]”. According to the […]

Domestic Violence In India: Reinterpreting The Meaning Of Shared Households
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Domestic Violence In India: Reinterpreting The Meaning Of Shared Households

Introduction With the rise of COVID-19 and the consequent advent of a global pandemic, lockdowns throughout the world deem a necessary course of action to curb the spread of the disease. However, prevention through the institution of lockdowns prompted the emergence of certain unintended repercussions, such as an increase in physical and psychological abuse within […]