Elected Reprsentatives

  • That's the law: justice for tainted lawmakers too February 16, 2010

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has reiterated that an elected representative cannot be unseated on mere charges that he won the election through electoral malpractice and corruption unless the charges are proved "beyond reasonable doubt like a criminal charge". A bench of Justice D.K. Jain and Justice P Sathasivam emphasised this...