CAPITAL PUNISHMENT AND ARTICLE 21 OF THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION.

The Constitution of India guarantees certain fundamental rights under Part III from Article 12 to Article 35. Article 21 relates to Protection of Life and Personal Liberty. It lays down that No person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty except according to the procedure established by law. Then Supreme Court various cases … More CAPITAL PUNISHMENT AND ARTICLE 21 OF THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION.

MAINTENANCE OF WIVES, CHILDREN AND PARENTS

The term ‘maintenance’ means the act of maintaining someone, i.e; providing financial support to a person. It is believed that it is a fundamental duty of a man to maintain his wife, children and parents. Section 125 to Section 128 of the Criminal Procedure Code gives effect to this fundamental duty. According to the provision … More MAINTENANCE OF WIVES, CHILDREN AND PARENTS

CASE ANALYSIS: BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION

Racial segregation is the segregation or separation of facilities and services including basic health care, education, employment, transportation etc on basis of race. Historically, racial separation could be seen all over he world. In some nations it was legally enforced while in some there was social discrimination on the basis of race but there were … More CASE ANALYSIS: BROWN V. BOARD OF EDUCATION

SEXUAL HARASSMENT AT WORKPLACE: THE VISHAKHA GUIDELINES.

Sexual harassment may be defined as a behavior characterized by the making of unwelcome and inappropriate sexual remarks or physical advances in a workplace or other professional or social situation and may lead to safety or health related problems. Sexual harassment at workplace is a common occurrence.  Many women  have experienced it in one way … More SEXUAL HARASSMENT AT WORKPLACE: THE VISHAKHA GUIDELINES.

MARITAL RAPE

Marital or spousal rape is the commission of non-consensual sexual acts. It is violence against women whereby a person indulges in sexual acts with their spouse without their consent and against their will. Even though sexual violence and sexual crimes against women are primitive and are as old as the institution of marriage itself, the … More MARITAL RAPE

Law and Morality

Laws are the set of rules created by the state and enforceable by courts. It mirrors the political, social and monetary connection in the public arena. Laws decide the rights and obligations of people towards each other and the state. It mirrors the sociological need of the society. Morality is about the principles that define … More Law and Morality