Meaning Of Right To Life

The Supreme Court said that life is not restricted to the mere animal existence of a person. It means something more..

Meaning Of Personal Liberty

Personal libertymeans a personal right not to be subjected to imprisonment, arrest or other physical coercion in any manner that does not admit of legal justification.

Law

Law in Article 21 must mean the law of the State or enacted law, and not rules of natural justice.” Patanjali Sastri J. “Law inArt. 21 means positive or State-made law.” Minority Opinion- Fazl Ali J. “Law must include certain principles of natural justice.”

Month: September 2019

Right To Life And Personal Liberty

According to article 21 of the constitution of India, “No person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty, except according to procedure established by law”. Although unlike USA constitution ‘Due process of law’[2]has not been mentioned in our constitution even though, after the decision of Maneka Gandhi...
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Ecology/ Environment

M.C. Mehta & Another vs. UOI & Ors,[47]M.C. Mehta v. Union of India originated in the aftermath of oleum gas leak from Shriram Food and Fertilisers Ltd. complex at Delhi. This gas leak occurred soon after the infamous Bhopal gas leak and created a lot of panic in Delhi.Jurisprudence–Law–Should...
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ELOBRATE ARTICLE 21

(1) Right To Travel Satwant Singh Sawhney Vs. D.R.Ramanathnam[20]Right to travel is part of personal liberty and it can be deprived only by procedure established by law. Maneka Gandhi vs. UOI[21]Personal liberty makes for the worth of the human being and travels makes liberty worthwhile. Right to go abroad...
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