Contempt of Courts Act, 1971 – Vicarious liability as a principle cannot be applied to a case of contempt.
Contempt of Courts Act 1971
AIR 2021 SC 4706
Contempt of Courts Act, 1971 – Whether a party is guilty of contempt is to be seen in the specific context of the disobedience and the wilful nature of the same and not on the basis of the conduct subsequent thereto. AIR 2021 SC 3709 : JT 2021 (8) SC 77 : 2021 (9) SCALE 260