The doctrine of Protective Discrimination and its development in light of the Indian constitution

Introduction to the Doctrine of Protective Discrimination The doctrine of positive discrimination is the instrument from which equality our forefathers of the Indian constitution imaged which will be achieved. It provides a protective environment to the people who were left behind in our society due to various kinds of discrimination like caste discrimination, which not … Continue reading The doctrine of Protective Discrimination and its development in light of the Indian constitution

Webinar on Constitutional Governance by PCGT, GLC Legal Aid Committee, NSS Unit & The Economics Department-V.G. Vaze College: Nov 26, 7 PM

About the Opportunity A webinar on Constitutional Governance is being organized by PCGT (Public Concern for Governance Trust), GLC Legal Aid Committee, NSS Unit and The Economics Department of the V.G. Vaze College, on November 26, 2020. About the Organizers Public Concern for Governance Trust: Public Concern for Governance Trust (PCGT) is a registered trust founded … Continue reading Webinar on Constitutional Governance by PCGT, GLC Legal Aid Committee, NSS Unit & The Economics Department-V.G. Vaze College: Nov 26, 7 PM

RECENT JUDGMENTS RELATING TO ARTICLE 21 (2017-July,2020)

Compiled By Shailja Mishra, Intern (August, 2020) ____________________________________________________________________ Navtej Singh Johar v. Union of India: 2018 (1) SCC 791-  The 5 judge bench of Supreme Court declared ultra vires section 377 of Indian Penal Code, 1860, which criminalized same sex relations between consenting adults (Homosexuality). As a consequence of this landmark judgment the LGBT individuals … Continue reading RECENT JUDGMENTS RELATING TO ARTICLE 21 (2017-July,2020)

Old Doctrine of Equality v/s New Doctrine of Equality

The Constitution of India Guarantees the Right to Equality under Article 14 to 18. It is one of the most important features for a democratic country to function. Article 14 provides for two important aspects in the Justice System of India i.e. Equality before the law and the Equal Protection of the law and also … Continue reading Old Doctrine of Equality v/s New Doctrine of Equality

DOCTRINE OF LEGITIMATE EXPECTATION

Doctrine of Legitimate Expectation revolves around the relationship between a public authority and an individual.  This principle attained momentum with the rapid evolution of the freedom of an individual and the state.  This principle is a method to keep a balance between the two basic pillars of the society i.e. the public and the administration. … Continue reading DOCTRINE OF LEGITIMATE EXPECTATION