Tag Archives: Government

N. Masthan Sahib v. Chief Commissioner of Pondicherry(1961): Pondicherry is not comprised within the territory of India as specified under clause (3) of Article 1 of the Constitution.

Every citizen must be protected against exercise of arbitrary authority by the State or its officers. [State Of Orissa vs Dr. (Miss) Binapani Dei & Ors]

State Of Orissa vs Dr. (Miss) Binapani Dei & Ors, 1967 AIR 1269 Before Supreme Court of India Decided on: 7 February 1967 Bench: SHAH, J.C. MITTER, G.K. Author of judgement: Shah, J.C. Counsel for the appellant: Dipak Dutta Choudhury and R. N. Sachthey Counsel for the respondent: Naunit Lal Brief Facts and Procedural History The first respondent […]

The court cannot arrogate to itself any function which is left to the domain of the executive and the legislature. [State Of Himachal Pradesh & Anr vs Umed Ram Sharma & Ors]

State Of Himachal Pradesh & Anr vs Umed Ram Sharma & Ors, 1986 AIR 847 Before Supreme Court of India Bench: Mukharji, Sabyasachi (J) Author of the Judgement: S Mukharji Delivered on: 11 February 1986 Advocate for petitioner: Parasaran, Attorney General and A.K. Ganguli. Advocate for respondent: T.U. Mehta and C.P. Pandey. Brief Facts: A petition for […]