All posts tagged Constitutional Law

The Basic Structure Doctrine: An insider’s view
October 27, 2011, 5 Comments

(This is a book review of TR Andhyarujina’s recently released book “The Kesavananda Bharati Case: the Untold ...

A Butterfly Flutters by in Kerala and a Tornado Hits the BCCI
February 1, 2011, 27 Comments

(Apologies to Sreesanth fans. This post is not about him.) Waiting for one’s matter to be called on a Miscellaneou ...

A Re-examination of the Basic Structure Doctrine
October 6, 2010, 4 Comments

One of the most fundamental and equally ambiguous concepts that underlies Indian Constitutional Law is the basic structu ...

Political Contribution by Corporations – A Comparative Study (Part II)
September 1, 2010, 7 Comments

We observed, in the earlier post, three important themes that ran through the varied opinions in Citizens United – (i) ...

Political Contributions by Corporations – A Comparative Study (Part I)
August 26, 2010, 2 Comments

In January this year, the United States Supreme Court decided an important issue concerning the personhood of corporatio ...