Legalising Passive Euthanasia, here’s What You Need to Know

The Supreme Court has recognized the right to die with dignity to be inherent in the fundamental right to life and personal liberty. This means that legal validity is granted to assisted suicide (euthanasia) for persons suffering from terminal diseases, living in persistent vegetative state, comatose state or brain dead, etc. What is allowed – Removal of life sustaining or prolonging medicines, machines and devices is acceptable in the presence […]

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Aadhaar Linkage Extension by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court yesterday extended the deadline for linking of mobiles, bank accounts and PAN cards with AADHAR till it finally resolves the dispute surrounding this case. However, the requirement of the UID Number by the government for the issuance and continuance of several services and benefits does not stand suspended. So, while we ignore messages from our telecom service providers, banks and, at times, the government, let us see […]

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Passionate About Being a Lawyer?

“Has he come armed, then?” she asked anxiously. “Has he brought a pistol or a sword?” Ian shook his head, his dark hair lifting wildly in the wind. “Oh, no, Ma’am!” he said. “It’s worse. He’s brought a lawyer!” ― Diana Gabaldon (Novel: Voyager) Law affects every part of our lives, whether we are driving, buying something from a store, renting a house and so on… So if you are at school […]

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Why look for Career Counseling?

There are a number of misbeliefs that are widely held while choosing a career. For instance, if my father, sibling or uncle is happy in a certain field, I will be too! I am scoring well in a subject hence I will be successful in that field. But the fact is that each person is unique. What works for one, may not work for another. Just because a job holds […]

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Career Counseling in Law

If you are wondering how to bring into line your legal career with your passions or are puzzled with matter in the vein of following and more… How or where to start look for legal jobs? There’s so much contradictory information about the legal job market that I feel weighed down ! Are legal job search strategies different from other kinds of job searches? What exactly is “networking,” and how […]

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Advice from a Law School Career Counselor

If you are an ambitious and motivated student who is willing to try out myriad things, law is your ideal career option! In addition to the popular image of a lawyer in flowing black robes arguing in court, there are countless more opportunities for a graduate law student. Here are some of the guiding principles for winning at the legal career. Read a lot and gain information about the legal […]

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