The High Court of Manipur in association with Manipur Judicial Academy, Bar Council of Manipur, High Court Bar Association of Manipur and All Manipur Bar Assocation observed the 70th Consitution Day on Monday, the 26th day of November, 2018 at the Auditorium of High Court of Manipur in august presence of Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar, the Chief Justice of High Court of Manipur, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Lanusungkum Jamir, Judge, High Court of Manipur, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Kh. Nobin Singh, Judge, High Court of Manipur, Shri N. Kumarjit Singh, Advocate General, Manipur, Shri Okram Madhuchandra Singh, Chairman, Bar Council of Manipur, Shri H.S. Paonam, President, High Court Bar Association of Manipur and Shri Kh. Brajit Singh, Vice-President, All Manipur Bar Association.
A complete judicial system is the corner stone of a civilized society. The judiciary and the Courts in any society are in a continuous process of change and transition. Manipur was an Independent State before the advent of British in Manipur. The Ruler i.e. the King of Manipur was the head of both judiciary and executive. The king, under the monarchy system, looked into the matter of administration of justice by establishing different Courts and empowering some wise and noble persons under him to take up judicial works for deciding disputes and cases according to uncodified customary laws, usages and the principle of natural justice. ...READ MORE
In our society in the State of Manipur, we have been facing various unending problems, such as corruption, injustice, human rights violations, crime against women, law and order, and failure in all respect. We may put a big question to ourselves that why and how we have been facing these unlimited various problems in our state? The BIG answer may be because of lack of governance or misgovernance. If the proper governance is there everything can be checked in a proper manner. Here I would like to mention that the most important problem is lack of governance or misgovernance in our State. So it can be said that misgovernance causes all these unlimited various problems and it may be termed as the mother of all the problems. Then, why this lack of governance or themisgovernance in our State? Because too much corruption in politics and too much dirty in our electoral system. We have seen openly and also transparently in buying and selling of votes during the course of the present electoral ...READ MORE
Sanctity of Judicial Review Law by itself is not an expression of justice as it is interpreted by the judges in such a manner as to provide justice to the needy people. The judiciary upholds the supremacy of the rule of law and strengthens the sense of justice by defending the rights of individuals as a bulwark against the authoritarian actions of the state. The rule of law ensures that everyman is bound by the ordinary laws of the land whether he is a private individual or a public authority. It also serves as the core basis of judicial review over the arbitrary and capricious actions of the state with objective to keep them within the limits of law. The constitution of India, being the supreme law of the land, precisely encapsulates the basic tenets of the principle of rule of law that lays down the objectives of social, economic and political justice, equality of status and opportunity, fraternity and dignity of individuals. However, the very essence of this justice set ...READ MORE
Causes of Domestic Violence – Higher rates of illiteracy and unemployment also contribute to increase domestic violence. Though statistical data reflects that women in urban areas are as much vulnerable to the threat of domestic violence as those in rural area, nevertheless, it can’t be denied that higher educated women are more apt to be economically self sufficient and less reluctant to end an unsatisfactory marriage by seeking legal remedies. Economic inequality between men and women is also a contributory factor to domestic violence. In many societies, majority of women are economically inactive and are dependent upon their husbands for financial support. In a country like India a women is idealised with the notion of passivity of dependence and submissiveness. These notions are often re-enforced by mass media and religious teachings. As a result, not many gather strength to go against the Nation. The discrimination in the form of exclusion restriction or distinction made on ...READ MORE