Witchcraft Woes:

Several states in India have laws aimed at preventing witchcraft and black magic, often in response to superstitions and beliefs prevalent in rural communities. While the intention may be to protect vulnerable individuals from exploitation, the vague and subjective nature of these laws has led to cases of wrongful accusations and violence.

Traffic Ticket Troubles

Navigate the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, designed for road safety but criticized for imposing heavy fines, especially on lower-income individuals.

The Begging Ban

Begging in Mumbai can land you in hot water under the Bombay Prevention of Begging Act, 1959. Critics argue it misses the mark on addressing poverty

Pandemic Powers

Dive into the Karnataka Epidemic Diseases Act, 2020, granting the state broad authority during health crises like COVID-19. But are civil liberties at risk?

LGBTQ+ Rights Triumph

Celebrate the victory over Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which once criminalized same-sex relations but was overturned in 2018.

Land Acquisition Labyrinth

Understand the complexities of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013, striving for fairness but facing criticism for its intricate procedures.

Insulting Patriotism

Learn about the surprising consequences of disrespecting the Indian flag or anthem under the Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971. Yes, not standing during the anthem in theaters can get you in trouble.

Gambling Gray Area

The complexities of the Indian Gambling Act, 1867, which forbids most forms of gambling but makes exceptions, leading to a legal haze

Dowry Dilemma

Uncover the challenges of enforcing the Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, aimed at eradicating the harmful tradition of dowry but struggling against cultural norms.

Child Marriage Conundrum

Delve into the Child Marriage Restraint Act, 1929, and its efforts to curb underage marriages, hindered by deep-rooted social practices.