Public Interest Litigation - Important Pillar for Rule of Law: Indian Perspective

10 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2022 Last revised: 20 Jun 2022

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Khushi Pandya

Loyola University of Chicago; University of Westminster - School of Law

Date Written: January 24, 2022

Abstract

This essay discusses about evolution of the concept of Public Interest Litigation in India. Provisions of Indian Constitution. Comparison with Class Action Suits under American Jurisprudence. It provides how the Public Interest Litigation is empowering people for access to justice and maintenance of rule of law.

Keywords: Public Interest Litigation, Class Action Suits, Indian Constitution, Access to Justice, Rule of Law, American Jurisprudence, Legal Empowerment, Seperation of Powers

Suggested Citation

Pandya, Khushi, Public Interest Litigation - Important Pillar for Rule of Law: Indian Perspective (January 24, 2022). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=4016063 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4016063

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