Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Article 21


‘Freedom of choice in marriage is intrinsic to Constitution’s Article 21’: Delhi HC

October 25, 2022 9:32 am

The high court made this observation in its order of October 13 in a case where a couple got married against the wishes of the woman's family and the man was allegedly assaulted by the family of his wife subsequently.

Stan Swamy's kin have right to clear stigma, odium attached to his name: Jamshedpur Jesuit Province to HC

August 20, 2021 6:22 am

Senior advocate Mihir Desai and advocate Mihir Joshi for Swamy said persons closest to Swamy have as much right to clear his name as he would have had if he still had been alive.

Invisible and unheard: India’s women manual scavengers

July 30, 2021 7:52 pm

While working to rehabilitate and support manual scavengers, one of the first steps should be to recognise the women engaged in this work and prioritise their needs.

Supreme Court: Constitution doesn’t allow arrest without fair process

May 17, 2018 6:04 am

Noting instances of abuse of the 1989 Act by “vested interests” for political and personal reasons, the top court in its March 20 judgment had laid down stringent safeguards, including provision for anticipatory bail and vetting of complaint to determine if a case was made out before registration of FIR under it

Citizen Hope: This Life of Mine

August 09, 2015 6:00 am

Article 21 - Protection of Life and Personal Liberty

Police can't put person under surveillance after acquittal: HC

July 08, 2009 6:47 pm

The Delhi High Court has said the police cannot keep a person under surveillance after his or her acquittal in criminal cases.