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Setting aside the order of Allahabad High Court (Lucknow bench) which upheld the shutting down of ‘Sheroes Hangout’ cafe in Lucknow (run by Acid Attack survivors) as per the decision of the Uttar… Read More
Chandrashekhar @ Ravan Vs State of Uttar Pradesh Special Leave Petition (Crl) 26284/2018 in the Supreme Court of India
The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the state of Uttar… Read More
The UP unit of HRLN filed a petition on behalf of a gender non-conforming person who suffered a breach of privacy at the hands of UP Board officials and certain media houses.
In 2011, the… Read More
This is a case where LG Electronics started transferring its workers to remote locations. However, only those workers who were actively engaged in forming worker unions under the aegis of All India… Read More
(PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION (PIL) NO – 14588 OF 2009 SNEHALATA SINGH@ SALENTA & ORS VS. STATE OF UP &ORS)
The writ petition No. 14588 of 2009 was filed under Article 226 of the… Read More
Nirmal Gorana vs State Of UP & Ors (PIL 2936/2018)
The case pertains to the rescue of nearly 88 bonded labourers from 22 Dalit families hailing from… Read More
Johra Bibi was a domestic worker in a house in a residential complex, Mahagun Society, Noida. She had allegedly not being paid wages, but when she demanded them, she was assaulted and illegally… Read More
Vinay Ratan was accused of being an accomplice in the Shamlipur violence. In its case, HRLN contended that Ratan was neither named in the FIR, nor he was actually present at the spot of the incident… Read More
HRLN filed a writ petition on the behalf of students who were expelled by Galgotias University in Uttar Pradesh for participating in a peaceful protest against the levying of illegal fees by the… Read More
In this case, four Rohingya refugees along with one from Bangladesh were arrested by the Faridabad Police under section 3/14 of Foreigners Act, 1946 and section 12 of passport Act as they entered in… Read More
Public Interest Litigation No. 21728 of 2015 “Abhijit Chaterji Vs. Sate of U.P. & Others.
A news report was published in a daily Hindi & English News Paper on… Read More
PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION (PIL) No. – 28874 of 2014
Anshika Singh & 5 Others versus Union of India & Ors.
The petition was filed by seven law students and waas based on… Read More
PIL NO. 68901 OF 2013.
Ayushi Dubey & Ors versus Union of India & Ors.
The PIL was filed by law interns associated with the Human Rights Law Network. Hearing public interest litigation… Read More
The High Court of Allahabad
The petition was filed after a prisoner died in custody due to medical negligence. An amount of compensation was prayed for in the petition on behalfof the wife of the… Read More
Public Interest Litigation No. 39849 of 2011
Doaba Utthan Evam Vikas Samiti Vs. Union of India & others
On July 16, 2011, it was found that around 40,000 quintal of wheat rotting in rain under… Read More
This PIL is connected to Writ Petition No.: 5144/2009 (above mentioned) as the same Community Hopsital also denied the victim of this PIL medical assistance.
This PIL seeks justice for a woman:… Read More
Geeta Devi, a Dalit woman, resident of Dhankamai in Fatehphur, Uttar Pradesh was refused medical assistance on the 17th January 2009, from 3 different medical institutions, before she was forced to… Read More
This case highlights the violation of the right to dignity and the right to health care of Shushila Devi, who was extorted money when she sought medical assistance in the delivery of her… Read More