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Legal Research – Notes

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Research: means adding something to the existing knowledge. It can be updating, alterations, addition, separation, deletion or correction to the previous knowledge. Legal research is that branch of knowledge which deals with principals of law & legal institutions. It’s the study of the relationship between the world of law & the word that law purported …

Environmental Protection Law

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What is Environmental Protection Law? Environmental Protection Law is the sine qua non for growth and development of any nation. In the absence of effective/appropriate legal machinery, environmental standards cannot be maintained. Many states, as part of national concern, took steps to increase the scope and effectiveness of protection laws. India passed about 200 Central …

Case Study: MC Mehta VS union of India (1987)

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The petitioner MC Mehta, an Advocate, Supreme Court filed a public interest litigation petition in the Supreme Court under Article 32 of the Constitution. Facts of the case:- On the midnight of 2/3-12-1984, there was a leakage of poisonous gas (methyl isocyanate) from Union Carbide Corporation India Limited, located at Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, which is …

Environment Protection Act, 1986

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The burning problem of the present day is environmental pollution. In pursuance of the Stockholm Declarations, 1972, several legislations were passed for protection and improvement of the environment. According to N.D. Tiwari Committee’s Report, nearly 200 Central and State legislation are passed in India. Prominent among them are 12, of which the present Environment Protection …