Category Archives: Public Interest Litigation

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…

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…

Environmental Justice | Challenges, Access and Necessity of National Network | Iqbal Kabir

Iqbal Kabir, from Bangladesh Environmental  Lawyers Assosciation (BELA) presented Environmental Justice: Challenges, Access and Necessity of National Network  in the Public Interest Litigation Workshop which was held by the Advocacy Unit…

Right to Life & Health

Case Name and Number: Shahidertake Bosti Case, Writ Petition No. 974 of 2010 Parties: ASK, and others Vs. Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme Court. Judges:…

Right to life

Case Name and Number: Intern Doctor’s Strike Case, Writ Petition No. 4319 of 2010 Parties: Ain o Salish Kendra Vs. Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme…

Right to Life & Health

Case Name and Number: Safe Blood Transfusion Case, Writ Petition No. 1360 of 2010 Parties: ASK, BLAST and Ainur Rashid Vs. Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the…

Equal Opportunity of Employment

Case Name and Number: BCS Case, Writ Petition No. 2932 of 2010 Parties: ASK, BLAST, ADD and Shapan Chowkider Vs. Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme…

Right to Shelter

Case Name and Number: Shahidertake Bosti Case, Writ Petition No. 974 of 2010 Parties: ASK, and others Vs. Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme Court. Judges:…

Right to Health

Case Name and Number: Medical Negligence (Private Clinics) Case, Writ Petition No. 624/2006 Parties: Ain o Salish Kendra Vs. Government and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme Court…