SC CAPS RTI FEE AT ₹50

In a petition by Common Cause, Supreme Court in another landmark order directed that RTI fees should not exceed ₹50 per application and ₹5 for photocopying of documents. This order, applicable  for all government authorities, addresses the concerns expressed by our organization and other RTI activists that excessive fees would act as a deterrent for information seekers. The final order was...

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LIVING WILL: RIGHT TO DIE WITH DIGNITY

In a landmark order, the Supreme Court on March 9, 2018 has allowed living will and passive euthanasia. It has held that the right to die with dignity is an inextricable facet of Article 21. It further said that an adult human having mental capacity to take an informed decision has the right to refuse medical treatment including withdrawal from life saving...

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Petition to support CJAR that was initiated by Justice Shah, Justice Singhvi, Aruna Roy, Wajahat Habibullah and Shailesh Gandhi
Shared by Team Common Cause.

Coal scam: SC seeks status report on probe into charges against CBI ex-chief Ranjit Sinha
Shared by Team Common Cause.

Indian Citizens Must Start Demanding a Better Policing System
Shared by Team Common Cause.

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