Courts, Leave Petitions & Writs - SSRANA


Courts, Leave Petitions & Writs

Special leave Petition (SLP) under Article 136 of the Constitution can be understood as taking special leave of the Honorable Supreme Court to be heard in appeal against any judgment, decree, determination, sentence, or order passed by any court or tribunal in the territory of India in any matter. The exception to this rule is the orders, judgments etc. passed by any court or tribunal constituted by or under any law relating to the Armed Forces.

Article 136 of the Indian Constitution of India confers extra ordinary jurisdiction, residuary power and discretionary power on the Honorable Supreme Court, unfettered by any statute or provision of the Constitution to hear Special Leave Petition.