Supreme court of the federal democratic republic of Nepal

Mahaseth, Harsh (2021) Supreme court of the federal democratic republic of Nepal. In: Max Planc encyclopedia of comparative constitutional law. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9780190660994

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The Supreme Court of Nepal is the highest Court in Nepal; it acts as the guardian of the Constitution of Nepal: 20 September 2015 (Nepal) and is responsible for the protection of human rights. It has appellate jurisdiction over seven High Courts and extraordinary jurisdiction. Presently, there are a total of seven High Courts along with nine permanent Benches and two temporary Benches of the High Court, and a total of 75 District Courts.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: Nepal | Supreme court | Structure | Appointment | International impact | Notable jurisprudence
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Law and Legal Studies
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Mr. Syed Anas
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2022 10:18
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2022 10:18
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