“It is the duty of a good judge to enlarge his jurisdiction.”
A good judge is one who enlarges his remedial authority. It is the duty of a judge to extend his jurisdiction.
This maxim suggests that a judge has the power to amplify and further develop his jurisdiction and it is his duty as a judicial authority to provide remedial justice to the parties, by means of expanding scope if required.
As interpreted by Lord Abinger in Russel V. Smyth, 9 M. & W.,818 “the maxim of the English law is to, amplify its remedies, and without usurping jurisdiction, apply its rules to the advancement of substantial justice.
BRIJ MOHAN LAL V. UOI (2012) 6 SCC 502
“The court is duty bound to amplify and extendthe arm of justice in accordance with the principle of Boni judicis estampliare jurisdictionem.”
an act performed out of court
It is a Latin maxim, which refers to a judicial or any other act is performed out of court and not a matter a record.
administrative action of judicial review.
It is an administrative law, which technically means administrative action of judicial review. In a way, in which the court determines who may be an applicant for judicial review. the applicant has a sufficient interest in the matter to which the application relates.