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Public Servants Safety Laws and Attacks Against them

Public Servants Safety Laws and Attacks Against them

This article is co-authored by Priyanka Chauhan Article 21 guarantees the protection of life and personal liberty to every individual and states that “No person shall be deprived of his life and personal liberty except according to the procedure established by law.” The people who ensure our safety, are they safe? Let’s figure it out… Who is a Public Servant? …

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Substantive Law and Procedural Law: the Difference?

“Substantive Law” and “Law of Procedure”: the Difference?

In this article, we will discuss the meaning of Substantive Law and law of procedure. We will look for similarities and also figure out where they overlap or are difficult to distinguish. Law has to play an important role in the administration of justice. It has a dual role to play in the attainment of …

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Can hospitals hold patients “hostage” over unpaid bills?

Can hospitals hold patients “hostage” over unpaid bills?

This article is co-authored by Advocate Keral Mehta Healthcare institutions/ hospitals often hold patients “hostage” long after they should be medically discharged, using armed guards, locked doors, and even chains to extract money for unpaid bills. Even death does not guarantee release because even morgues hold dead bodies for unpaid hospital bills. Most recently, a …

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Questions Judicial Review in Administrative Actions

Questions: Judicial Review in Administrative Actions

Here are a few questions try solving them after you are done studying the chapter Basics of Judicial Review and various Writs under the Indian Constitution. The questions include topics such as Habeus Corpus, Mandamus, Certiorari. Its time for a test? Question 1A A person has been illegally detained and the superior court has now …

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Can A Private Organisation Discriminate Against Its Employees?

Have you ever thought if discrimination is legal at a private workplace?Can Organisations like Google India Pvt. Ltd. or for that matter Your-own-company Pvt. Ltd. can discriminate against anyone on the basis of mere religion, sex, caste, or similar things? Under part 3 of the Constitution of India, the concept of Fundamental Rights comes into …

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Sedition Law in India | Legal provisions & case Laws

What does Sedition mean? The word ‘Sedition’ has originated in the British Era. It Means, “The use of words or action intended to encourage people to oppose a government”. Therefore, in common parlance sedition means, “An act or conduct or speech inciting people to rebel against the authority of a state or monarch”. With these …

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