Courts of India : past to present / Supreme Court of India.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[New Delhi] : Publications Division, Government of India, [2016]
Description
512 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 29 cm

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Issuing body
Publisher
Notes
"PDBN SC-ENG-OP-079-2016-17"--Title page verso.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 494-502) and index.
Contents
  • The beginnings : indigenous judicial structures
  • The colonial conquests : the first courts (1500-1700)
  • The charter trinity : the courts of Calcutta, Bombay and Madras (1726-1860)
  • The foundations : the colonial high courts (1861-1950)
  • The King-in-Council, Privy Council & Federal Court (1726-1950)
  • The new judicial order : the Supreme Court of India & the high courts
  • The conscience-keeper of independent India : the Supreme Court
  • The guardians of justice : high courts under the Constitution
  • Famous trials : cases that made history
  • Ecosystem of justice : court hierarchies, administration and the legal profession.
ISBN
  • 9788123022147 ((hardback))
  • 812302214X
LCCN
2016363140
OCLC
965422239
RCP
C - S
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