Category Archives: ASK Legal Action

Rights of our girls and women

Rights of our girls and women

Md Nur Khan and Tamanna Hoq Riti On September 25, 2015, at the end of the deadline for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the UN General Council drew up Sustainable…

litigation

High Court ruling: Allegations of Garo woman worker’s gang-rape

In response to the petition by ASK, BLAST, Naripokkho, Bangladesh Mahila Parishad and Jatiyo Adivasi Parishad, the High Court issued a rule on 25 May 2015 upon concerned authorities to…

litigation

High Court directive to conduct Judicial Inquiry on the eviction of 14 Hindu Families at Barguna district

ASK filed a Public Interest Litigation on the eviction of 14 Hindu Families at Taltoli upazilla, Barguna district which took place on 12 March 2015. The High Court gave following…

Torture in Police remand

Writ Petition No. 11138 of 2014 Petitioner: Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) Respondents: Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Bangladesh Secretariat, Dhaka. Inspector General of Police, Police Headquarters, Fulbaria, Dhaka. Commissioner…

PIL

ASK Files Public Interest Litigation After Policeman Committed Sexual Offence on Minors

19 March 2014 ASK is the petitioner in the Public Interest Litigation which has been filed with a  Special Original Jurisdiction in the High Court Appellate Division. The Writ Petition…

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Madaripur Brothel | Contempt Case Rule Filed Against Those Who Failed to Protect Evictees

The Contempt Notice Rule was issued against those responsible for not taking action on the 19th of November 2013. ASK had applied for an extension for the sex workers to…