Judicial Activism: Right to live in a pollution free environment

Author: Shashank Sahay, Research Associate

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  2. John Lee. “Right to Healthy Environment”, Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 25, 293-394 (2000) cf. A.P. Pollution Control Board II v. Prof. M.V. Nayadu, 2000 SOL Case No. 673 []
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  4. Ibid []
  5. Article UDHR, 1948 []
  6. Article 25,UD []
  7. Article 11, ICESCR, 1966 []
  8. Id  at Article 12(1). []
  9. S Shantakumar’s Introduction to Environmental Law, (Wadhwa & Company Nagpur) p 94 []
  10. AIR 1985 SC 652 []
  11. AIR 1987 SC 985 []
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  13. AIR 1990 SC 2060 []
  14. AIR 1991 SC 420 []
  15. [1995]2 SCC 577 []
  16. [2002] 10 SCC 606 []
  17. [2000] 3 SCC 29 []
  18. [2003] 7 SCC 389 []
  19. M.C. Mehta v Kamal Nath (1998) 1 SCC 388 []