Category Archives: ASK Legal Action

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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…

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…

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…

Rana Plaza | Initial Investigation and High Court Order

Rana Plaza ASK Preliminary Investigation Report High Court Directs Bangladesh Bank to Freeze Bank Accounts 130428-2

Children Make their Demands to Political Party Representatives Prior to Election Manifesto

  10 October 2013 | Ain o Salish Kendra Child Rights Unit, Save the Children and the Child Rights Governance Assembly (CRGA)  facilitated a dialogue between representatives of the major…

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…

Pending Justice for Rape Victim Who Burned herself to Death

Case Study Mediation Unit Case no: 19(6) 2013 ASK Tapoti Parui is an ordinary girl of Gangani in Satkhira. Tapoti lived with her old and sick parents, brother, brother’s wife…

Succesful Arrest of Rapist | Litigation Unit

Case Study *Real Names have been withheld for safety  Sima Akther* told us that her younger sister Liza Akther*  is physically and mentally disabled. Their mother is their father’s second…

Legal Remedy for Factory Deaths?

A Lawful Remedy to Death in Factories? Translation of article published in ASK Spring Bulletin On the 24th April 2013, with an abrupt tremor and piles of dust, the eight…