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PILs and Cases

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Rapist denied bail for his atrocities on a disabled lady


A Division Bench of the High Court at Calcutta, had denied bail to the petitioner for committing rape upon a disabled lady. The Court saw that the accused was an aged… Read More

Wayanad: Biological mother granted custody of minor child, who was separated from adoptive mother


Anu Mathew v. State

Anu Mathew, now a 25-year-old woman from Thalappuzha village in Wayanad district, was raped by her neighbor when she was a minor… Read More

Habeas Corpus filed against Domestic Violence Victim


Sabith Vs Jamsheera and Others

Jamsheera, Kunnathu House, Muderi, Kalpetta is married to Sabith, S/o Hanif, Puthenpurayil House, Elangode, Panur, Kannur. Sabith has… Read More

Sexual violence, physical assault, looting of property and destruction of property by the security forces consisting of CoBRA, CRPF, District Reserve Guard (DRG) and the local police in the villages of Pedagallur, Chhattisgarh


Kadati Sushila and Ors. V State of Chhattisgarh WPCR/54/17, Hon’ble High Court of Chhattisgarh

The petitioners herein are victims of sexual violence, physical assault,… Read More

Single mother working for Maharashtra state services transferred after making sexual harassment complaint against co-worker


Neelam Yuvraj Vani vs. The Industrial Court, Mumbai & Ors, (Writ Petition No. 1940 of 2016)




The Petition seeks to assail the order… Read More

Implementation of the NALSA Judgment


Reshma Prasad @ Ramesh Prasad vs. The Union of India & Ors.

When under the Integrated Counseling & Testing Center (ICTC) programme if a male is preferably counseled by a male… Read More

Calcutta HC awards compensation of Rs 1 lakh to woman who was fired after complaining about sexual harassment, directs employer to reinstate her


Rina Mukherjee went through a long journey in her struggle to attain justice since she was terminated in 2002. An award was passed in 2013 for her reinstatement. However, The Statesman, in… Read More



The petitioner, a peon at the Central Bank and a widow aged 37, sexually harassed by, then Chief Manager of Gangtok branch, who used to ask her unwelcoming questions and on 1st March 2008, brushed… Read More

Medha Kotwal Lele vs. Union of India and others: A petition against sexual harassment of women at the workplace


The petition seeks the implementation of the Vishaka Guidelines by the central and state Governments of India. The Vishaka Guidelines are guidelines against sexual harassment of women in private and… Read More

Petition filed against domestic torture leading to dowry death


State Vs Shyam Sunder

The incident of unnatural death of the newly married girl happened on 28/08/2006 within the 8 months of her marriage.The deceased was harassed and tortured… Read More

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