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ONLINE CONSITUTIONAL LAW QUIZ (PRIZES WORTH 4K+)

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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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CRIMINALIZATION OF MARITAL RAPE IN INDIA: NEED OF THE HOUR

By Divay Kakkar, Bba.Llb (H) Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VSLLS)   “Truth: Rape does indeed happen between girlfriend and boyfriend, husband and wife. Men who force their girlfriends or wives into having sex are committing rape, period. The laws are blurry, and in some countries marital rape is legal. But it still is rape.” …

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