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Unpublished Paper
FALSE IMPRISONMENT AS A TORT IN INDIA
(2010)
  • Hari Priya, NALSAR University of Law
Abstract

The tort of false imprisonment is one of the most severe forms of human rights violation, and this paper aims to define and to understand the concept of false imprisonment as a tort in India. It also seeks to know about the evolution of the notion of false imprisonment as a tort, with reference to Indian and foreign cases, and understand who and when can one be held liable for the tort of false imprisonment. It further deals with the remedies available for the said tort.

Keywords
  • False Imprisonment as a Tort,
  • False Imprisonment,
  • Remedies for False Imprisonment in India
Publication Date
January 26, 2010
Citation Information
Hari Priya. "FALSE IMPRISONMENT AS A TORT IN INDIA" (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/hari_priya/1/