Protection of Judicial Officers from legal action in respect of acts or words said in discharge of judicial functions absolute: Gauhati HC

"If in passing every wrong or illegal judicial order, the concerned Judge is sued before the higher judicial forum, it shall result in demoralising the judicial officers...", the Court reasoned.
Protection of Judicial Officers from legal action in respect of acts or words said in discharge of judicial functions absolute: Gauhati HC
The Gauhati High Court

The Gauhati High Court recently reiterated the position of law that a judicial officers are protected from legal action, civil or criminal, in respect of orders passed and other acts done in the course of their judicial functioning (Rahendra Baglari v. Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate and ors).

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