Consent for Operation and Section 88 IPC - By Anoop K. Kaushal
Dr. Gopinatha Pillai T.M. v. State of Kerala and Anr
Facts: The petitioner, who was working as Civil Surgeon at the Taluk Headquarters Hospital, Kanjirapally filed Crl. M.C. to quash all proceedings initiated against him in C.C. No. 389 of 1999 on the file of the Judicial First Class Magistrate Court-II, Kanjirappally on a private complaint filed by Girijakumari, that on 12-10-1998 her minor daughter was admitted to the Taluk Headquarters Hospital, Kanjirappally due to severe stomach ache. The petitioner examined the girl and decided to remove the appendix and accordingly, she was subjected to surgery “appendectomy” on 17-10-1998. It was alleged that due to the negligence of the Doctor the right ovary of the complainant's daughter was lost and the loss of right ovary was never informed to her or her daughter; that when her condition became serious, she was taken to the Medical College Hospital. There she realised that her daughter's right ovary has been lost because of the negligence of the accused. The petitioner was accused for offences under sections 336 and 338, IPC.Read More....
School of Law University of Aberdeen
Law has been taught at the University since its founding in 1495. The School of Law offers an extensive range of both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of study. The School of Law feels proud on delivering high quality, engaging and academically challenging programmes. The learning environment is one of support and personal development leading to well rounded and highly employable graduates. The School of Law offers a wide variety of LL.B. degrees, plus an accelerated degree for graduates. A varied Graduate programme is offered including taught Masters degrees, research degrees and the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. In the Times Good University Guide 2015 , the Law School is ranked 12th in the UK out of more than 90 law schools and in the top 5 for graduate prospects .... Read More.....
Editorial - Mr. Manish Arora
The Supreme Court, being the last court of appeal, the final interpreter and the supreme guardian of the Constitution apart from being the foremost upholder of the rule of law, carries on it shoulders the humungous load of not only dispensing justice to all those who known at its door but also to hand down just and rational determination of the questions of law that have farreaching consequences across the lenght and breadth of the world's largest democracy.
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How Cybercrime is Evolving - Hemant Gade
The anonymous and borderless nature of cybercrime puts every organisation at potential risk. Once considered an irksome pastime of geeky teens, cybercrime has grown up fast. In 2014 its annual cost to the global economy the was estimated at US $445 billion. A 2015 Hewlett Packard-sponsored study of large U.S. companies found cyber-attacks growing “in frequency and severity” in every sector, at an average yearly cost per company of more than $15 million. Cybercrime's increasing scale and sophistication have elevated it into a full-fledged illicit industry... .Read More.....