Speaking for the Bench: Selected Judgements of Justice V.r. Krishna Iyer by P.B. SahasranamanSpeaking for the Bench: Selected Judgements of Justice V.r. Krishna Iyer by P.B. Sahasranaman

Speaking for the Bench: Selected Judgements of Justice V.r. Krishna Iyer

EditorP.B. Sahasranaman

Hardcover | May 25, 2012

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This work brings together the key judgments of Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer, a former judge of the Supreme Court of India. Quoting Justice Iyer extensively, the volume provides a full account of his landmark judgments that are widely interpreted and admired. The book also examines his deepunderstanding of important jurisprudential issues that reflected in progressive judgments delivered by him. Further, it provides circumstantial basis for such landmark judgments. With a focus on Justice Iyer's clear vision and deep understanding of human dignity and human justice, it also analysessignificant changes in law in recent years supplementing it with relevant judgments of other judges. Categorizing judgments under various heads such as constitutional law, civil law, administrative law, election law, and commercial law, this volume would enable the readers to easily locate the relevant portions of the judgments without going deep into them. The work compiling and dissectingpertinent portions from the landmark judgments of the legendary Justice Iyer would be useful to judges and lawyers, as well as teachers, academics, and students of law.
P.B. Sahasranaman is an Advocate, High Court of Kerala.
Title:Speaking for the Bench: Selected Judgements of Justice V.r. Krishna IyerFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pagesPublished:May 25, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198074352

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. Constitutional Law: Constitution of India; Government Power; Access to Justice; Equality before Law; Environment; Power of Courts2. Labour and Services: Industrial Relations3. Criminal Law: Criminal Justice System; Sentencing Jurisprudence; Prison Jurisprudence; Preventive Detention; Women's Empowerment4. Civil Law: Civil Procedure Code; Civil Laws; Family Matters; Agrarian Reforms; Landlord Tenant; Muslim Law; Settlement of Disputes5. Commercial Law: Commercial Laws; Fiscal Statutes; Cinema Law6. Administrative Law: Natural Justice; Jurisprudence7. Miscellaneous: Election Law; Advocates; Transport Services; Municipal and Town Planning; Quotable QuotesIndex