Society for Constitutional Law & Human Rights (SCLHR), established on 15th August 2018 under UPES School of Law, Dehradun, is a student-driven forum dedicated to promote research; to increase students’ ability to interpret the law according to the changing situation; spread awareness of issues dealing with Comparative Constitutional Law & Human Rights; to make the Constitution and Human Rights, a subject matter to read, explore, discuss, debate, and deliberate upon by the students beyond the classroom. Over the past years, the society has conducted several events, competitions, panel discussions and lectures by eminent law scholars on various contemporary topics related to Constitutional Law and Human Rights.
SCLHR Blog aims to further enhance the objective of the society by emboldening research in the field of Constitutional law and Human Rights.
Call for blogs
To encourage discussion and research on Constitutional Law and Human Rights, SCLHR invites submissions on a rolling basis from students, researchers, academicians and legal practitioners.
SCLHR welcomes all the submissions having a nexus with static and contemporary issues on Constitutional Law and Human Rights including legislative analysis, analysis of recent judgments and its comparative analysis with other legal jurisdictions and Constitutional frameworks.
- The submission must be an original and unpublished work. Submissions having more than 15% plagiarism will be rejected.
- The content should be free from all grammatical and spelling errors.
- The body of the content must be in the following format:
- Font Style: ‘Times New Roman’,
- Font Size: 12
- Line Spacing: 1.5
- Alignment: Justified
- Word limit – 1200 to 1800 words (inclusive of endnotes).
- Co-authorship of maximum 1 person is permitted.
- The manuscript should not contain the name of the student, course/batch, year of study, contact number and email ID.
- Hyperlinks are encouraged as opposed to endnotes. However, if the article contains a source that cannot be linked, please use Bluebook 19th edition as the citation style in the endnotes.
- The endnotes must be in the following format:
- Font Style: ‘Times New Roman’
- Font size: 10
- Line Spacing: 1.0
- Alignment: Justified
- Submissions will be screened for plagiarism and the Editorial Team of the SCLHR reserves the right to suggest improvements in author(s) work including grammar, spelling, formatting and also to add/subtract part(s) which could make the work more appealing.
- Submissions must be made in (.doc/.docx) formats only.
- Authors should name the file as “SCLHR Blog_Title”.
- The SCLHR is accepting submissions on a rolling basis.
- Upon submission, every manuscript will undergo two internal reviews by the SCLHR Editorial team.
- SCLHR will exercise absolute discretion in accepting any submission.
- The status of publication/rejection will be intimated to the author(s) within 7-10 working days from the date of receipt of the submission.
All submissions must be made here.
For any queries, contact:
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org