What Is an Enabling Statute?
Author Kiruti Ratchaya explains the basics of enabling statute and what makes it different from other forms of legislation.
Judicial Activism v. Judicial Restraint
Author S. Kiruti Ratchaya compares and contrasts the two prominent school of judicial thought - activism and restraint.
Primary Rule v. Secondary Rule: HLA Hart
Introduction Sir Herbert Lionel Adolphus Hart (H.L.A.Hart) was a persuasive legal educator. Hart altered the techniques for jurisprudence and the way of thinking of law. He composed 'The Concept of Law' and made significant commitments to the political way of...
H.L.A.Hart’s Concept of Law – a Summary
Introduction Jurisprudence is a name that is given to a particular sort of examination of the law, an examination of a theoretical, general, and hypothetical nature which tries to expose the fundamental standards of law and overall sets of laws....
Right to Education
Overview of Right to education and its legislation The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act or Right to Education Act (RTE), is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted on 4 August 2009, which portrays the...
H.L.A.Hart: Life and Works
Introduction Herbert Lionel Adolphus Hart (HLA Hart) was born on 18th July 1907 in England and was a child of Simeon and Rose Samson Hart. Hart graduated from New College, Oxford, and then practised as a barrister from 1929 onwards...