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Basic overview of Ideas Manu, Kautilya and other Indic thinkers on Role of a king in administration of justice
In the early Vedic Period, the king came to be gradually regarded as the fountain of justice and during this period a more elaborated system of justice came into existence. Manu and Kautilya had made certain observations regarding law and order and especially on administration of justice in Vedic period.
Historical School of Jurisprudence believes law is found and not made. It deals with the origin of law. Different jurist around the world proposed their theories related to evolution of law. Montesquieu, Savigny, Puchta and Maine were the eminent jurists of this school. This school is based on customs, general will and general consciousness of the people.