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Full Text: CJI removal motion

Rajya Sabha Members belonging to seven political parties have signed the notice for initiating impeachment proceedings against Chief Justice of…

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Interview with Anand Grover

Anand Grover, Senior Advocate, is well known for his contribution to landmark cases involving the right to shelter, safe environment,…

May 25,2018

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Patronising a tainted judge

Despite being indicted by an ‘in-house inquiry panel’ constituted by the CJI, there’s no whisper in the corridors of the…

May 25,2018

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Not in public interest?

In an RTI reply, the Central Public Information of the Department of Justice, Government of India cites confidentiality without invoking…

May 25,2018

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Questions of propriety

The Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017 (“the Ordinance”) was promulgated on 06th September 2017. The Ordinance interalia prevents a magistrate from directing…

May 25,2018

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Checkmating corruption

A series of events that played out last week in the Supreme Court resulted in the crescendo hearing on Friday…

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Denying information

In a complete regressive step the Supreme Court of India has refused to provide copy of the in-house committee/panel report…

May 25,2018

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Government denes information

Department of Justice has turned down an RTI application seeking information such as date on which government received the recommendations…

May 25,2018

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Sitting on an active volcano

Four sitting judges of the Supreme Court of India addressing a press conference was no doubt an unusual step, but…

May 25,2018

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Admiral Ramdas on Loya case

The Supreme Court has been hearing a batch of petitions seeking investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of Judge…

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Loya case: Jaising clarifies

Senior advocate Indira Jaising has apprised the Supreme Court of a wrongly recorded fact in one of its recent orders,…

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Loya death: Demand for Inquiry

Today on 22nd January, approximately 300 lawyers gathered around the Supreme Court of India in a silent protest, demanding a fair…

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