Concept of opportunity of hearing as early as humanity: Karnataka High Court quashes BCI order suspending lawyer

The BCI's interim order suspending the lawyer without hearing him was deemed to be in violation of Section 48A of the Advocates Act and against the principles of natural justice.
BCI and Karnataka High Court
BCI and Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court recently quashed an order passed by the Bar Council of India (BCI) that suspended Advocate KB Naik for professional misconduct without having heard him. [KB Naik v. Bar Council of India and Ors.]

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