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Introduction The Colonial and the Imperial : India and Britain in the impeachment trial of Warren Hastings Conflict of sovereignty : the judiciary, the executive, and the emergence of the Indian Legislative Council as a court of law Into the labyrinth : the birth of justice as a discourse of governance 'Vakil Raj' : the Indian National Congress and the birth of the lawyer as political representative From imperial justice to transcendental freedom : the Samnyasin as leader in the movement for national independence An Imperial constitution? : justice as equity and the making of the Indian Constitution India after independence : a tale of conflicting legacies.