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Nov 15, 2017
Google Doodle celebrates India's first female lawyer Cornelia Sorabjee's 151st birth anniversarySorabji became the first woman to graduate from Bombay University. Later, she also became the first Indian woman to study law in 1892 from the Oxford University.
Oct 26, 2017
H-1B visa renewal more difficult as new policy requires applicant to prove eligibility againThe change in rule is being made retroactively to people already living in the US and not just to new visa applicants.
Oct 13, 2017
Supreme Court refers issue of entry of women into Sabarimala temple to constitution benchThe Supreme Court on Friday referred to its constitution bench the matter pertaining to a ban on the entry of women at Kerala's Sabarimala temple.
Oct 12, 2017
Delhi district court lawyers to go on strike tomorrow to protest misconduct by certain judgesThe lawyers of all six district courts in the national capital will go on a day-long strike on Friday to protest against alleged misconduct of some judges.
Sep 26, 2017
Burning Ravana effigies on Dussehra insult to Saraswat Brahmins, Mathura lawyer writes to President, PM seeking banA Mathura-based lawyer, claiming to represent the Saraswat Brahmin community, has petitioned the president and the prime minister seeking a ban on the burning of Ravana effigies on Dussehra.
Sep 11, 2017
Ram Jethmalani retires: From smuggler's lawyer to anti-corruption activist, the maverick's legal careerOn Saturday, noted jurist Ram Jethmalani announced that he was retiring as an advocate. This piece looks at some of the highlights of his legal career.
Aug 09, 2017
Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' moves to hire lawyers who had successfully defended a mafia bossDrug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman wants to dump his US public defenders for a quartet of top-flight criminal defense lawyers.
Jul 21, 2017
Panama Papers probe: Pakistan SC ends hearing against Nawaz Sharif, familyPakistan's Supreme Court today concluded hearing the high-profile Panama Papers case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family
Jul 19, 2017
US Federal judge rules out class actions by consumers accusing music labels of inflating online pricesConsumers accusing several big music companies of conspiring to inflate prices of music sold over the Internet cannot pursue class actions.
Jul 15, 2017
China releases rights activist Xu Zhiyong after four years of sentenceChina's most prominent rights activists was released by the authorities on Saturday after serving a four-year sentence that prompted international criticism.