Exams During COVID-19: Legal Angle

Author: Hemant Kelkar.

On 6th August 2020, a group of 11 students from 11 different states appearing for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (hereinafter referred to as “NEET”) and Joint Entrance Examination (hereinafter referred to as “JEE”) filed a writ petition in…

Analysis: Amish Devgan Case

Author: Nikita Prakash from Symbiosis Law School, Pune.

The Indian Constitution does not expressly guarantee the freedom of press or media in so many words. However, these freedoms are extended to all citizens, and by extension, to the press, in the form of the Fundamental Right to freedom of speech…

Constitutional Law: Minerva Mills Case

Author: Sreyas T. Manoj from The National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi.

The case of Minerva Mills v. Union of India (“Minerva Mills”) is one of the finest examples exhibiting the advantages of the system of checks and balances. The vigil of the Apex Court negated the agenda of the Parliament to become the supreme law-making body. The…

Constitutional Law: AK Roy Case

Author: Ananya Bajpai from West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata.

Judiciary has always been a tool to strike a balance between the power exercised by the authority and individual liberty. It highlights the boundaries for the desired efficacy and smooth functioning. However, when I talk about boundaries I am not…