Supreme Court has held that Tamil Nadu had no authority to appoint Bhavani Singh as the Public Prosecutor in the Jayalalitha’s appeal in the DA case.
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Law Minister of the AAP led Delhi Government has been alleged to have obtained a fake degree on the basis of which he obtained his law degree and bar enrolment. A writ petition before Delhi High Court seeks action against him.
Supreme Court has issued notice in a PIL petition which demands that India should be officially recognised as Bharat in stead of India.
The constitution bench has unanimously opined that there are no reason in law which require Justice Jagdish Singh Kehar to recuse from hearing the the challenge to the NJAC.
The Supreme Court of India has dismissed a PIL that sought to deny the creamy layers of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes the benefits of reservation in jobs, education and other segments observing that the issue came within the...
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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.
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.