Supreme Court has reserved its judgment in a matter involving a poem published 1994 which had vulgar and obscene references to Mahatma Gandhi. Read the case history and arguments before the Court.
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VP appoints panel (Justice Sen, Justice Chellar and KKV) to examine charges against MP High Court judge
Vice President Ansari has appointed a panel comprising of Justice Vikramjit Sen (chairman), Justice Chellar and KK Venugopal, to examine charges against Justice Gangele,sitting judge of MP High Court.
Justice Anil R Dave recuses himself from the Constitutional Bench hearing the challenge to the Constitution (Ninety –Ninth Amendment) Act, 2014 and National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, 2014 after Sr. Advocate Fali S Nariman objects.
As the petitions challenging NJAC see their day before the constitutional bench of the Supreme Court, there are certain issues related to reference of matter to larger benches which remain unclear and away from public domain.
NOTIFIED: Constitution (Ninety-ninth Amend) Act, 2014 & National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, 2014
Union Government has notified the Constitution (Ninety-ninth Amendment) Act, 2014 and National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, 2014 w.e.f. from 13 April 2015.
Certain farmer organisations have challenged the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Amendment) Ordinance, 2015 through a PIL before the Supreme Court of India.
Bombay High Court is hearing several petitions which challenge the ban on beef from bull and bullock after the existing law which banned cow beef was amended.
Joint conference of Prime Minister with Supreme Court judges, Chief Ministers of States and Chief Justices of High Courts
PM’s addresses the joint conference of Chief Ministers of States and Chief Justices of High Courts and said that People have hope in the judiciary and that It has a divine role to play.
Supreme Court Women Lawyers Association has filed a writ petition before the Supreme Court of India seeking action against Manohar Lal Sharma, a defence lawyer in the 2012-Delhi gang rape-murder trial, for his comments in the BBC documentary – “India’s Daughter”
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