litigation

Mohammed Areef Jameel & Anr. v. Union of India & Ors.

April 7, 2020

The Karnataka High Court has taken up a public interest litigation on relief measures during the COVID lockdown, ranging from access to food and essential items, access to medicines, animal welfare and parole for prisoners. In these ongoing PILs, CLPR has filed an Intervention Application on behalf of Ondede, an organisation working for the rights of transgender persons, and the Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore, which works closely with SC/ST communities especially manual scavenging groups, tribal and forest-dwelling communities, slum dweller and other vulnerable groups.

litigation

Jeeva M. v. State of Karnataka & Anr.

March 28, 2019

CLPR represented a transgender person seeking change of name and gender in school certificates and pre-university records before the Karnataka High Court.