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A body of rules and statutes that defines conduct prohibited by the government because it threatens and harms public safety and welfare and that establishes punishment to be imposed for the commission of such acts.


Welcome to the Gad & Birgit Rausing Library's guide to criminal law. The ultimate purpose of legal research is to find primary sources of knowledge, cases, Laws, and legislation that may be used to support your arguments in court. The secondary sources highlighted here include books, legal encyclopedias, case law digests, and much more, will help and guide you to the best primary and secondary sources available on your topic in the library's physical and virtual resources.

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News and Announcements

SAHSOL acknowledges its talented Students at the DHL Ceremony 201 8

The Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law (SAHSOL) conducted the Dean’s Honour List (DHL) Ceremony on Friday, November 16, 2018. DHL is an annual event that highlights and accredits the sterling academic achievements of students in their previous academic year. Among the distinguished guests at the ceremony were Acting Dean, Dr. Kamran Asdar Ali; the Vice Chancellor, Dr. Arshad Ahmad; Rector, Mr. Shahid Hussain and our very esteemed Member Board of Trustees and Member of Management Committee, Dr. Parvez Hassan.

Barrister Momin Malik conducts session with BA - LL.B students

Barrister Momin Malik conducted an interactive session with BA-LL.B students on, “Prospects and Opportunities for Lawyers" in the first ten years of their career on Tuesday, November 13 at Academic Block, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He started the session by giving a brief introduction of himself; he obtained his early education from Aitchison College, Lahore and Bar-at-law from the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn. He has been teaching and practicing LAW since 2012. He is also running his own independent law firm with the name of M- Legal and has successfully argued many criminal appeals. He is also the legal advisor to various private schools, corporate entities, housing societies etc.

LPS Conducts Orientation 2018

The LUMS Law and Politics Society (LPS) held an Orientation Session on September 24, 2018 at LUMS. The primary aim of the event was to inform the students about the importance of being legally and politically informed. Hence, LPS invited Dr. Murad Raas, Provincial Minister for Education and Mr. Muhammad Malick, senior Anchorperson and Political Analyst as its two esteemed guest speakers. The discussion that followed was highly riveting as the two speakers held different ideological views and offered students two contradictory but highly thought-provoking perspectives on the state of politics and governance in the country. read more

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LUMS Law Journal

LUMS Law Journal is a peer-reviewed journal of Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law, Lahore University of Management Sciences. The primary aim of the Journal is to provide a forum for scholarly debates amongst law students, faculty, lawyers, judges, practitioners and experts on important legal issues, which may lead to policy reforms.It is intended to stimulate interest in all matters pertaining to law, with an emphasis on matters arising from the relationship of law to other disciplines.

Law & Politics Society

The Law and Politics Society is a student organization at LUMS that hopes to encourage legal and political discourse on national and international issues. It aspires to enable students to understand the application of legal principles, and overcome obstacles in actual legal practice by addressing real-life situations through quality debate. Therefore, the LPS aims to cultivate in students at LUMS and abroad an interest in the professional aspect of law and politics through debates, panel discussions, and moots.