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Orders District authorities to be more vigilant, officials should be more sensitized: High Court of Patna on the PIL filed on Child marriage

Bihar, Case, Child Marriage, Impact, Litigation

The writ petition on the rising number of child marriages was filed in the year 2015.From time to time orders have been passed and, finally the counter affidavit filed by the respondents on 4th of July, 2018. The final order on the case is attached below.   ....
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HRLN receives positive order regarding implementation of ICDS in Hajipur, Bihar

Bihar, Case, Litigation, Maternal Health, Quality of Care, Update

Attached below is the order received by HRLN regarding implementation of Integrated Child Develpment Scheme in the Anganwadi Centre in Hajipur, Bihar.   ....
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The Two-Child Norm: More Anti-Autonomy than Antidote

Access to Contraceptives, Adolescents' Sexual Health and Rights, Andra Pradesh, Articles, Assam, Bihar, Haryana, Issues, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Quality of Care, Rajasthan, Report, Safe Abortion, Sex Selection, States, Sterilisation, Update, Uttarakhand

A 1980s Indian Stamp stating 'a small family is a happy family'   Zahra Andalucia Wynne – Since 1951, India has seen its population almost quadruple from 360 million to 1.2 billion people, making it the ....
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Times of India Interview with HRLN Bihar State Coordinator on Child Marriage

Adolescents' Sexual Health and Rights, Articles, Bihar, Child Marriage, Issues, Media Report, News, States, Update

Times of India, in their special edition New Hope magazine, recently interviewed Advocate and HRLN Bihar State Coordinator Vikash Kumar Pankaj on the issue of child marriage in the state. You can read the full article below.   'Vikash Kumar Pankaj is the state co-ordinator for Human Rights Law Network and president ....
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Bihar Orders 2017

Access to Contraceptives, Adolescents' Sexual Health and Rights, Bihar, Issues, Litigation, Maternal Health, Quality of Care, States, Sterilisation, WORK

Available below are all of HRLN's Reproductive Rights Initative's 2017 Orders in the High Court of Patna, State of Bihar. [gview file=”http://reproductiverights.hrln.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Sanjeet-Singh-v-State-of-Bihar-070717.pdf” height=”700px” ....
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