Court has to command respect and not demand it: Supreme Court (again) deprecates practice of summoning government officers to court

The Court noted a practice has developed in certain High Courts to call officers at the drop of a hat and to exert "direct or indirect pressure."
Justice Sanjay kishan Kaul and Justice hemant Gupta
Justice Sanjay kishan Kaul and Justice hemant Gupta

The Supreme Court has yet again deprecated the practice of summoning public officials to court, stating that "a practice has developed in certain High Courts to call officers at the drop of a hat and to exert direct or indirect pressure." (State of UP vs Manoj Kumar Sharma)

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