Category: Students Corner

MALICIOUS PROSECUTION UNDER LAW OF TORT

Author: Ayushi Kumari (The ICFAI University, Dehradun) INTRODUCTION Malicious prosecution and arrest, as well as malicious bankruptcy and liquidation procedures (civil proceedings), malicious execution of process against property, and malicious search, are all examples of malicious processes. The malicious aim of unsuccessful criminal, bankruptcy, or liquidation actions against someone without reasonable or probable grounds is

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A Lokpal is an anti-corruption authority or body of ombudsman who represents the public interest in the Republic of India.  The Lokpal has jurisdiction over the central government to inquire into allegations of corruption against its public functionaries and for matters connected to corruption. The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act was passed in 2013 with amendments in parliament, following the Jan Lokpal movement in 2011. It is

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President’s rule and the Indian Federalism: A Critical Analysis of Article 356 of The Indian Constitution

Author: Pari Agrawal TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction Introduction Research Problem Existing Legal Situation Literature Review Scope and Objectives Research Questions Hypothesis Research Methodology What is an Emergency? Types of Emergencies National Emergency State Emergency Financial Emergency Justiciability of Proclamation under Article 356 S. R. Bommai v Union of India Misuse of Powers Political Misuse of

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Vicarious Liability of the State

Author: Sachi Upadhyay The legal adage “Qui facit via alium facit per se,” which means “he who acts through another performs the deed himself,” and respondeat superior which the superior’s responsibility for their subordinate’s actions, or, in a broader sense, the responsibility of any third party who had the “right, ability, or duty to control”

TRESPASS TO A PERSON

Author: Kritika Soni INTRODUCTION The Law of Torts recognizes a number of actions in trespass. This research note deals with the tort of Trespass to Person. It’s the direct and intentional interference with an individual’s bodily integrity or the apprehension of injury to oneself. This is perhaps the reason why a remedy against this tort