Twenty eight volunteers from amongst experienced as well as young lawyers in the Supreme Court have been chosen to be trained to deal with issues of sexual harassment and to act as bridge between the victims and the committee dealing with such cases in the apex court premises.
A group of AIADMK advocates Thursday held a demonstration in front of the MS Swaminathan Research Foundation here, protesting the reported presence of a Sri Lankan representative in a conference organised by it.
Calling upon lawyers to play a transformative role in the society to enable the country reach its maximum potential, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said institutions imparting law education should bridge the gap between theoretical concepts and practical application.
Julian Assange`s Swedish lawyers on Tuesday filed a court petition to withdraw an arrest warrant for the WikiLeaks founder who has spent two years at Ecuador`s London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden.
The lawyers in Jammu on Friday resumed court work after ending their 18-day long strike over the assault on an advocate by police officials, after government suspended three cops including a Station House Officer (SHO).
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked lawyers to come forward to help a rickshaw-puller, who is running from pillar to post for the treatment of his seven-year-old son suffering from a genetic disorder.
Advocates of the district court here on Tuesday commenced a two-day boycott of work protesting disconnection of power supply to the local Bar Association building in the court complex for non-payment of dues to the electricity department.