Legal Case Work

Bombay High Court Issues New Guidelines in Sex Trafficking Cases

Ruling will help prevent accused from absconding “I hold that the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection by men, from the cruelty of men.”   from Freedom Firm vs. Commissioner of Police, Pune & Ors, quoting Mahatma Gandhi Mumbai: On October 30, 2015, the High Court of Bombay

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JVI Helps Family Win Wrongful Eviction Case

Mumbai, India Along with rescues and restoration efforts for human trafficking victims, Justice Ventures International (JVI) also pursues justice for the urban poor. Approximately 1 billion people worldwide live in slums, without access to decent housing, electricity, sanitation, work or education.  In India alone, more than 65 million people live

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186 Find Freedom from Generations of Bonded Slavery

MADHUBANI, INDIA January 22, 2015 186 men, women and children (including 38 families) were freed from multi-generational bonded slavery in northern India, close to the Nepal border.  After weeks of following up on a tip that there was a large number of families held captive as agricultural bonded laborers in

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Ten Children Rescued from Forced Slavery in Central Delhi

New Delhi, India December 17, 2014 Just a week before Christmas, ten child bonded laborers, trafficked from rural Northern India, were rescued in central New Delhi.  Justice Ventures International (JVI) and its valued partner, Salaam Baalak Trust (SBT), working closely with government officials, rescued ten children (ages 12 – 19) from a life of forced

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167 Rescued from Multi-Generational Bonded Slavery in India

Bihar, India October 14, 2014 Two weeks ago, 167 men, women and children were freed in Justice Ventures International’s (JVI) largest bonded labor rescue to date in Bihar, India.   A joint rescue team comprised of members from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), local government officials, JVI, and one of JVI’s

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