Writ of Prohibition cs professional drafting short notes

Posted on 23-04-2016        By ADMIN

Writ of Prohibition cs professional drafting short notes  

Writ of ‚ÄěProhibition?.  

Ans.) The writ of prohibition is issued by a superior court directing an inferior court forbidding it to continue proceeding:  

a) With jurisdiction but in excess of its jurisdiction; or b) With exercise of jurisdiction when it does not have; or c) With contravention of some law.  

Thus, it is a judicial writ. However, it can also be issued to the quasi-judicial bodies. The effect of a writ of prohibition is that it orders the immediate stoppage of the trail of the case in the lower Court. 

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