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SLP (C) 4268 of 2013
Khed Taluka Chalak Malak Sangh & Ors. Versus Smt. Gargi Gogoi & Ors.
The Supreme Court has upheld the Bombay High Court Order dated 12.03.2012 and… Read More
Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer, legendary human rights, peace and anti-communal activist of India died in Mumbai on 14th May 13 after prolonged ailment. He was 74.
Colin Gonsalves, Senior… Read More
HRLN along-with other Human Rights activists has been fighting long and hard to get justice for adivasi school teacher and Mr Linga. They can now visit Chhattisgarh.
In a major relief to Ms. Sori,… Read More
On 21 April 2014, the Supreme Court ordered the Union of India and the State of Maharashtra to respond to fundamental rights violations resulting from implementation of The Medical Termination of… Read More
Advocate Shreeji Bhavsar of Human Rights Law Network was abused and assaulted by Sub Inspector of Delhi Police at Police Station Sarita Vihar in the evening of 16.10.11 when he had gone there to get… Read More
Jhansi: To hold the government responsible for the violent and brutal police beating of a disabled man and his subsequent death, Bundelkand Viklang through the Human Rights Law Network, filed a… Read More
In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court allowed disclosure of the answer-sheets to the examinee, under Right to Information (RTI) Act.
The bench comprising Hon’ble Mr Justice RV Raveendran and… Read More
The Gauhati High Court, Imphal Bench has disposed of a Writ Petition filed by Sagolshem Ongbi Latani Devi for unjustified killing of her husband Sagolshem Vikram Singh aged about 22 years, of Keirao… Read More
In another landmark interim order, Justice S Muralidhar of the Delhi High Court reinforced the need for increased delivery and oversight of life-saving food and maternal health entitlements to the… Read More
The HRLN Reproductive Rights Unit is proud to announce that HRLN Advocate, Doma Bhutia’s work on maternal health in Sikkim was recently recognized in the December issue of “Talk Sikkim”! The article… Read More
Laxmi was a destitute, homeless woman who lived, gave birth, and died in the streets of Connaught Place, a neighbourhood in the heart of Delhi. On the 26th of July Laxmi delivered a baby girl… Read More
On Thursday, 28 July 2011, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) demolished the houses of 15 Dalit families who had been living in the Karol Bagh area for the past 60 years. The demolition was… Read More
The High Court of Delhi on March 25, 2011, ordered emergency relief of food, water, shelter, and health care services to be provided to 5,000 residents of Gayatri Colony (West Patel Nagar) who were… Read More
In honour of the 100th celebration of International Women’s Day, the Human Rights Law Network (HRLN) hosted Mera Haq: Surviving Pregnancy in India in New Delhi. Mera Haq brought together over 100… Read More
Mrs X and Mrs Y vs Union of India & Ors challenges the constitutional validity of section 3 (2) (b) of the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act 1971 (MTP Act).
The MTP Act bans… Read More
In a historic decision the Delhi High Court ordered compensation for violation of constitutional and reproductive rights of two impoverished women. The judgment will have immense health policy… Read More
The Supreme Court of India has passed an order-dated 05.05.10 in the historic PUCL V. Union of India, directing various State Governments for making massive scale arrangements for… Read More
Syed Bashir-Ud-Din Qadri vs Nazir Ahmed Shah
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NOS.2281-2282 OF 2010
(Arising out of SLP(C)Nos.10669-70 of… Read More
The Haryana government has pledged to carry out audits of all maternal deaths in the state in future. Following HRLN’s intervention, the Director for the National Rural Health Mission in Haryana has… Read More
In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on March 10th has upheld the rights of the persons with cerebral palsy to employment. Hon’ble Supreme Court observed about this case in its… Read More
At its 51st Foundation Day function, the famed engineering institution IIT Bombay felicitated one of its most distinguished alumni, Mr Colin H Gonsalves, Founder of Human Rights Law Network (HRLN)… Read More
BT Brinjal will ultimately lead to economic subjugation of our farming community while having a catastrophic impact on our bio-diversity, soil fertility and human rights, points out worried farmers,… Read More
This case upholds the right of 7 Indonesian sailors to be repatriated to their country of origin where no grounds exist for denial of said right.
Case Details and Status
On 19… Read More