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The lawyers have cited the case of Judge B.H. Loya’s death in support of their allegations that the political parties are using the case to malign the CJI.
The Supreme Court’s is hearing petitions challenging the government’s notification that disallowed citizens from depositing old notes.
For the first time in India, a former High Court judge has been arrested and sentenced to jail for six years, facing charges of contempt of court.
Karnan, who had been evading arrest since the May 9 Supreme Court order awarding a six-month jail term, was arrested on June 20 in Coimbatore.
Justice Singh was administered the oath of office by Kerala Governor P.Sathasivam at Raj Bhavan.
The petitioners’ main contention was that persons close to the ruling party alone were given the law officers’ posts.
Creditors say nothing was seen on the ground apart from a tweet expressing readiness for a one-time settlement.
Serving as the Chief Justice of India from September 2012 to July 2013, Kabir was the 39th Chief Justice of India.
A bench comprising Justices Dipak Misra and R Banumathi asked Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar, appearing for the Centre, to file the reply within six weeks.
Rohatgi added that the government has been filing status reports as sought by the apex court regularly.
The apex court said the petition seeking to challenge the appointment of Justice Khehar as the next CJI has no constitutional foundation or basis.
Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar, succeeding Justice TS Thakur. will also be the first Sikh to hold the country's top judicial post.
The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre why high courts judges and chief justices were not being transferred despite collegium recommendations and asked it to file a status report on such pending
A constitution bench headed by Chief Justice of India Justice T.S. Thakur by a 4:3 majority passed the order.
Justice Thakur reiterated his disappointment while explaining the delay in filling huge vacancies and the sanction of new judges.