Courts are not industries and Bar associations not trade unions: Allahabad High Court on Lawyers' Strikes

" Lawyers' strike waste not only judicial time but also cause immense loss and harm to all the social values and leads to rising pendency of cases," the Court added.
Allahabad HC, Lawyers
Allahabad HC, Lawyers

Courts cannot be treated like industrial establishments where strikes may occur since such strikes by lawyers to abstain from court work would bring the wheels of justice to a standstill, the Allahabad High Court recently observed [Jang Bahadur Kushwaha v State].

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