ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Legitimacy of Judicial Review

Judicial review of executive action is an essential aspect of the system of checks and balances in a constitutional democracy. The United States President Donald Trump’s reaction to the judiciary refusing to uphold his executive order imposing the so-called “Muslim ban” suggests that this vital principle might be under renewed threat. India’s experience in this respect should serve as a warning to the judiciary that its independence will be under attack in the next few years. 



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Updated On : 21st May, 2018

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