Case Laws

M.C. Mehta (stubble burning and air quality) v. UOI 2020 7 SCC530

By- Shreya Bhukhmaria, BA.LLB(H) NALSAR, Hyderabad INTRODUCTION “Sustainable development is the pathway to the future we want for all. It offers a framework to generate economic growth, achieve social justice, exercise environmental stewardship, and strengthen governance.” As we proceed towards the age of development and growth at an exponential rate, it becomes pertinent to steer …

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Shayara Bano v. Union of India And Ors. (2017) 9 SCC 1

By- Gargi Bhattacharya, LLB Faculty of Law, DU INTRODUCTION: In Shayara Bano v. Union of India and Ors. (2016), the Supreme Court of India abrogated the practice of “talaq-e biddat”, which permitted the Muslim males to divorce their wives instantaneously and irreversibly. In other words, this landmark judgment was pronounced in order to declare unconstitutional …

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Shankari Prasad v. Union of India (AIR 1951 SC 458)

By Shreya C Shetty, B.A. LLB (Hons.) SDM Law College Introduction The constitution of India is one of the most fascinating and largest written constitutions in the world. It consists of a preamble, fundamental rights, fundamental duties, and directive principles of state policy. One of the striking features of our constitution is its flexibility. The …

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Kesavananda Bharati v. State of Kerala [(1973) 4 SCC 225]

By Parth Mahajan, B.A. Llb (H) Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VSLLS)     Introduction One of the most notable judgements rendered by the Hon’ble Supreme Court in His Holiness Kesavananda Bharti Sripadagalvaru & Ors. v. State of Kerala and Anr., (1973) 4 SCC 225. It is popularly known as the Fundamental Rights case or …

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Minerva Mill Ltd. And Ors V Union Of India And Ors. (AIR 1980 SC 1789)

-By Abhijeet Shekhawat, Bba.Llb(H) Gujarat National Law University   INTRODUCTION Minerva Mills Ltd. and Ors v Union of India and Ors is considered as one of the most dominant judgments which safeguarded the ‘basic structure’ of the Constitution form being amended by the parliament. The constitutionality of § 4 and 55 of the 42nd Amendment …

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JAY LAXMI SALT WORKS Ltd. vs STATE OF GUJARAT (1994 SCC (4) 1)

By Divay Kakkar, Bba.Llb (H) Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VSLLS)   INTRODUCTION Tort refers to a civil wrong that causes the claimant to suffer loss/harm, that results in legal liability for the person who commits this act towards the one who suffered. Tort Law is majorly concerned with Civil cases. It comes into force …

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