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History of Ombudsmen

In De Smith, Woolf and Jowell’s Judicial Review of Administrative Action, Fifth edition, at page 41 the following pas- sage appears: Long before some of the developments described above arose, the concept […]

Delhi Transport Corporation Vs D. T. C. Mazdoor Congress and others – 4/09/1990

whether the employer, Statutory Corporation or instrumentality or other authority under Art. 12 of the Constitution has unbridled power to terminate the services of a permanent employee by issue of notice or pay in lieu thereof without inquiry or opportunity, in exercise of the power in terms of contract which include statutory Rules or Regulations or instructions having force of law.

Shri Bodhisattwa Gautam Vs Miss Subhra Chakraborty-15/12/1995

There is a serious allegation that Bodhisattwa Gautam had married Subhra Chakraborty before the God he worshipped by putting Vermilion on her forehead and accepting her as his wife and also impregnated her twice resulting in abortion on both the occasions, we, on being prima facie satisfied, dispose of this matter by providing that Bodhisattwa Gautam shall pay to Subhra Chakraborty a sum of  1,000/ every month as interim compensation during the pendency of Criminal Case No. 1/95 in the Court of Judicial Magistrate, 1st Class, Kohima, Nagaland, He shall also be liable to pay arrears of compensation at the same rate from the date on which the complaint was filed till this date.

Watson v. Jones, 80 U.S. 13 Wall. 679 679 (1871)

Under cover of inquiries into the jurisdiction of the synod and presbytery over the congregation and of the General Assembly over all, it went into an elaborate examination of the principles of Presbyterian church government and ended by overruling the decision of the highest judicatory of that church in the United States, both on the jurisdiction and the merits, and, substituting its own judgment for that of the ecclesiastical court, decides that ruling elders, declared to be such by that tribunal, are not such, and must not be recognized by the congregation, though four-fifths of its members believe in the judgment of the Assembly and desired to conform to its decree.

The Civil Church Law in America

In this country, the full and free right to entertain any religious belief, to practice any religious principle, and to teach any religious doctrine, which does not violate the laws of morality and property, and which does not infringe personal rights, is conceded to all. The law knows no heresy, is committed to the support of no dogma, the establishment of no sect.


Judicial Process-There is a tendency on the part of public interest petitioners to assume that every good thing which society should aspire to achieve can be achieved through the instrumentality of the court. The judicial process provides remedies for constitutional or legal infractions. Public interest litigation allows a relaxation of the strict rules of locus standi.

Cambridge LLM programme

Offered in the year of 2018-19 Law, Medicine and Life Sciences International Commercial Tax Law of Restitution Economics of Law and Regulation Law and Information Corporate Insolvency Law Corporate Finance Law Corporate […]

Quran in English

SURA 1. ALFATIHA (THE OPENING) 1. In the name of ALLAH, the Beneficent, the Merciful. 2. Praise be to ALLAH, lookrd of the Worlds, 3. The Beneficent, the Merciful. 4. Master of […]