Monday, December 09, 2013

TRIBAL COMMUNITIES AND THE LAW

This paper explains the relevant law subjects for the  tribal communities.
This talk was delivered on 12th November 2013, while inaugurating the workshop on 'AN ALTERNATIVE LL.B. CURRICULUM RELEVANT TO TRIBAL STATES' organised by IBA-CLE chair National Law School of India Unniversity, Baglore and Menon Institute of Legal Advocacy Training Trivandum in association with Guru Ghasidas central University Law  School at Bilaspur Chhattisgarh 
A pdf fommat of the talk can be obtained from here.
Tribal women in the market- picture courtesy Wikipedia

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

FAREWELL BROTHER RS SHARMA

(This speech was delivered on 7.10.2013 in the farewell function of Justice RS Sharma on his demitting the office on his appointment as President of the State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission Raipur)

Monday, November 18, 2013

FAREWELL BROTHER SATISH K AGNIHOTRI

(This speech was delivered on 23.09.2013 in the farewell function of Justice Satish K Agnihotri on his transfer to Madras High Court.
A pdf format of the speech can be downloaded from here.) 

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

JUDGES LIKE SOLOMON

This speech was delivered by Chief Justice Yatindra Singh on 14-09-2013 on the occasion foundation laying ceremony of Chhattisgarh Judicial Academy, Bilaspur.  

Saturday, September 28, 2013

LEAVING BETTER WORLD:

Role of Judiciary in Protecting Environment
This paper is an introduction to the 'Role of Judiciary in Protecting Environment' and broadly explains the principles established by the courts for environmental protection. 
This talk was delivered on 14.09.2013 in the inaugural function of Indian Law Institute, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. 
A pdf format of the text can be downloaded from here.

Saturday, July 20, 2013

FAREWELL BROTHER GHULAM MINHAJUDDIN

This speech was delivered on 11.7.2013 in the farewell function of justice Ghulam Minhajuddin on his retirement. 
Justice Minhajuddin in Bar vs Bench festival match

Sunday, April 14, 2013

FAREWELL BROTHER AM SAPRE

(This speech was delivered on 20.3.2013 in the farewell function Justice AM Sapre on his elevation as the Chief Justice of Manipur High Court.)
Justice AM Sapre

Friday, March 22, 2013

WOMEN AND PREJUDICE

Role of Lawyers, Judges and Courts in Women Empowerment


This article explains the historical background of International Women's Day (IWD) and is an introduction to a workshop  on  Women Empowerment.

This speech was delivered in a workshop 'Role of lawyers, judges and courts in women's empowerment' held by Chhattisgarh State Legal Services Authority on 17.03.2013 at the Chhattisgarh High Court, Bilaspur

Sunday, March 17, 2013

RESPECTING THE OLD


This article refers to the history and functions of Bar Council as well as duties and traditions of a lawyer.
This speech was delivered on 16.03.2013 in a function organised by Chhattisgarh State Bar Council to felicitate the lawyers completing 50 years of practice. 
Gulliver in discussion with Houyhnhnms (1856 lllustration by J.J. Grandville.) courtesy Wikipedia

The Monkey Trial

It was illegal to teach theory of evolution in most of states in US.  John T Scopes, a biology teacher, was prosecuted to teach it. He was ...