Court : Kerala
..... thereby explicitly departed from the old doctrine of crown immunity. though the doctrine of 'crown immunity' had been altered in the united kingdom by crown proceedings act, 1947, in india the above old notion of justice continued after the commencement of democratic republican form of government and the constitution of india. the old doctrine ..... enactments to regulate and control their claim from immunity in cases like this on the same lines as has been done in england by the crown proceedings act, 1947." 15. after 34 years, a three judges bench of the apex court in common cause, a registered society v. union of india did not ..... ." 22. the old doctrine of only relegating the aggrieved to the remedies available in civil law limits the role of the courts too much as protector and guarantor of the indefeasible rights of the citizens. the courts have the obligation to satisfy the social aspirations of the citizens because the courts and ..... and cited in haniraj.l. chulani v. bar council of maharashtra and goa[air 199.sc 1708.and o.p.sarma and others v. high court of punjab and hariyana [ 2011 (6)scc 86], harish uppal v. union of india (2003(2)scc 45). we also agree with the dignity and majesty ..... for damages. the deceased aged 22 years was taken into police custody and on the next day his dead body with multiple injuries was found on a railway track without being released from the custody. state's plea that the deceased had escaped from police custody by chewing off the rope with which he was .....Tag this Judgment!