Tag: rule of law

The Rule Of Law

By Abhishek Kumar, CNLU INTRODUCTION The rule of law primarily refers to the influence and authority of law within society,especially as a constraint upon behavior, including behavior of government officials. The idea of the rule of law can be traced back to at least the time of Aristotle who observed that given the choice […]

Rule of Law in India

By Aishwarya Dhakarey, SLS Pune Editor’s Note: This paper examines whether there does exist a basis for implementation of the concept of ‘rule of law’ in India. The paper further goes on to examine the various cases where the concept has been applied and interpreted. Introduction The Preamble to the Constitution […]

Stare Decisis

By Dipti Khatri, UPES Dehradun Editor’s Note: Stare decisis is the policy of the court to stand by precedent. It literally means “to stand by decided matters”. The phrase “stare decisis” is itself an abbreviation of the Latin phrase “stare decisis et non quieta movere” which im plies “to stand by […]