Immunity Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Immunity, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Immunity?

It refers to act of exemption from performing normal duties or attending office. It also refers to the exemption from attending the legal hearings, be involved in Legal prosecution, penality or liability. It is granted mainly to witness in exchage of testimony, diplomats who are on missions, Government officials who have have made certain decisons amounting to the liability while on duty and government organisations