Judges are not superhumans; constructive criticism welcome: Punjab & Haryana High Court in contempt case

The Court advised judges against being oversensitive to pleadings of citizens and stressed that contempt jurisdiction should not be exercised at the drop of a hat.
Contempt of Court
Contempt of Court

The Punjab and Haryana High Court recently said that healthy and constructive criticism of a court’s decisions should always be welcome, as dialogue and debate are hallmarks of a democracy [Court on its Own Motion v. Surjeet Singh].

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