Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 13:21
CJI P Sathasivam has suggested opening of 24-hour legal aid helplines and clinics to provide timely advice to victims of heinous crimes, like rape.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 23:50
Allahabad High Court underscored need to ensure that right to free legal service was made available to prisoners at "all stages" and to proactively inform prisoner about entitlement to free legal aid.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 16:31
Free Legal Aid Committee demanded a CBI inquiry into the killing of one of Maharashtra`s anti-superstition campaigner, Narendra Dabholkar, in Pune.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 18:04
Chief Justice Altamas Kabir batted for setting up legal aid centres at Central Administrative Tribunal benches to help needy women and children in getting justice in service related matters.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 13, 2013, 19:52
As many as 1,113 children were murdered and around 1,400 injured in Pakistan last year in cases related to violence against minors, a leading human rights attorney has said.
Last Updated: Monday, September 17, 2012, 22:52
In some good news, middle income group people can get their cases argued in the Supreme Court for a nominal fee of not more than Rs 20,000.
Last Updated: Friday, August 10, 2012, 17:26
An accused is entitled to free legal aid during adjudication of his appeals by higher courts, the Supreme Court has said.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 12, 2011, 08:51
Ex-Union Minister Ashok Pradhan has been given the responsibility to ensure legal help to farmers.
Last Updated: Friday, April 22, 2011, 23:06
Pakistan government said
it would provide security and legal aid to the victim.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 27, 2010, 22:28
A Legal Aid Clinic run by women lawyers for victims of Domestic Violence, the first in the country, was inaugurated at the Madras High Court premises.
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