Public Interest Litigation

Justice Krishna Iyer and Justice PN Bhagwati developed the concept of PIL. Concept of PIL has been taken from USA. Upendra Bakshi has recognized it as Social Interest Litigation.
Rule of Locus Standi says,
“a person whose right is violated will approach to the court.” but in PIL…Keep Reading

Right to Live with Dignity

The honourable Supreme Court today in Nambi Narayanan’s case observed that Reputation of an individual is an insegregable (inseparable) facet of his right to life with dignity, and in this case fundamental right under Article 21 has been gravely affected. There can be no scintilla of doubt that the appellant,Keep Reading

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Sedition is an offence defined in Section 124 A of the IPC. As per this definition anyone who brings or attempts to bring into hatred or contempt or excites or attempts to excite disaffection towards the Government by words spoken or written or by signs or by visible representation orKeep Reading

Live-In Relationships in India

India is a country which is opening its doors for western ideas and life styles. One amongst it is the concept of live in relationships. The Supreme Court in Indra Sarma v V.K.V.Sarma held that, “Live in relationship like marriage is neither a crime nor a sin, though socially unacceptable in this country”. TheKeep Reading