Monthly Archives: March 2011

Photographs from the 2nd Police Training on the PWDVA

The Lawyers Collective WRI unit concluded the second Police Training on the Implementation of the PWDVA, 2005. Photographs form the said training can be viewed HERE

Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill, 2011 tabled in the Rajya Sabh

Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Bill, 2011 tabled in the Rajya Sabha India will soon have a comprehensive law to deal with sexual offences against children. It will provide for stringent punishment of up to 10 years’ jail term,

Activities

TRAINING OF POLICE AT Nagpur on The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005  (PWDVA) - 23 rd APRIL 2011 Lawyers Collective WRI organized their fourth police training on PWDVA in collaboration with Maharashtra Police in Nagpur on 23rd April   2011.   It was

Law, Policy and Submissions

The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence, Act 2005

Judgments & Orders

Sukrit Verma and Anr. V. State of Raj. and Anr. Rajasthan High Court, Jaipur Bench Date of the Judgment — 5th May 2011 Issues dealt – Women – an easy pray to male ego Need for PWDVA Section 20- a

NDPS (Amendment) Bill, 2011

The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985 is the central law on control, regulation and prohibition of narcotic and psychotropic drugs in India.  The Act was last amended in 2001, to rationalize punishment and adopt a sentencing structure

Supreme Courts lets off convicts of gang rape after a paltry fine.

Supreme Courts lets off convicts of gang rape after a paltry fine of Rs. 50,000/- ” FULL TEXT 

Tobacco Control News

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