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SPECIAL COURTS TO TRIAL OFFENCES COMMITTED AGAINST DISABLED PERSONS

To ensure speedy justice to the disabled persons, the Supreme Court directed the states and union territories to set up special courts in each district within three months to conduct trial for offences committed against them. 9 more words

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Think you have a construction contract? Well, think again.

For chemical engineers working as contractors in the design and construction of a plant, your contract is key to ensuring that your rights are protected. However, the lines are often blurred when it comes to which activities are covered by the Construction Act and which aren’t. 1,254 more words

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BEWARE ABOUT WHAT YOU POST ON SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES

Experts in law said that circulating controversial messages over social media and messaging apps will now land the users and site administrators in jail under the sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC), Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) and the City Police Act, apart from the… 10 more words

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POLITICIANS CAN’T REMOVE OR TRANSFER TOP COPS ON THEIR WISH

The Supreme Court said that a senior police officer, who has been granted a fixed tenure, can’t be removed or transferred midway on the whims of the executive, and quashed the Kerala government’s decision to remove senior IPS officer T P Senkumar as DGP before completion of his two-year tenure. 9 more words

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LAW TO PREVENT TORTURE IN CUSTODY

Pointing out that there was no law on torture in custody, the Supreme Court said that there was an extreme urgency in national interest to frame an effective law to prevent torture and inhuman treatment of individuals in custody. 8 more words

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SUPREME COURT CONCERNED ABOUT WOMEN, FOR INCREASING CRIMES AGAINST THEM

The Supreme Court bench has asked why women can’t live in peace in this country, this observation came when a bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra was hearing an appeal filed by a man who was sentenced to seven years imprisonment by the Himachal Pradesh High Court for allegedly teasing and compelling a 16-year-old girl to commit suicide. 9 more words

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REGISTRATION OF MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE THROUGH ONLINE

Soon the marriage certificate is just a click away for people of the Telangana state. The state government will soon introduce online registration of marriages. With this system, the… 25 more words

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