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Judiciary's independence is non-negotiable, says CJI RM Lodha

Sep 14, 2014

Judiciary's independence is non-negotiable, says CJI RM Lodha

The CJI called upon the legal fraternity to keep away people who "play tricks to taint judiciary" saying any form of corruption in judiciary "shield impurity which is the worst form of aliment in thriving democracy." #TheySaidIt #Chief Justice of India #Supreme Court of India #Judicial appointments #justice system #Judicial Appointments Commission #Collegium System #RM Lodha #Judiciary Independence
Exposing graft doesn't defame judiciary, says Katju

Sep 08, 2014

Exposing graft doesn't defame judiciary, says Katju

Former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju, who recently court a controversy for talking about "judicial corruption", today attacked his critics, questioning how exposing graft defames judiciary while corruption by judges does not. #TheySaidIt #Judiciary #graft #Markandey Katju #Katju #defaming judiciary
Release undertrials who have served half their sentence SC

Sep 05, 2014

Release undertrials who have served half their sentence SC

The Supreme Court ordered the release of undertrials who have already served half their sentence. #India #Supreme Court #TheySaidIt #Chief Justice of India #Judiciary #Jails #undertrials #Apex Court #Justice RM Lodha
Govt Vs judiciary Why the SC must back off and not encroach on executive domain

Aug 25, 2014

Govt Vs judiciary Why the SC must back off and not encroach on executive domain

The confrontation that's brewing between executive and judiciary is partly because in the last 25 years the judiciary encroached onto executive space, aided by weak coalition governments who failed to assert themselves #ConnectTheDots #InMyOpinion #Executive Vs Judiciary #Markandey Katju #SH Kapadia #Judicial appointments #LoP #Judicial Independence #NJAC Bills

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Number of criminal MPs in Parliament is embarrassing: Jay Panda

Jun 20, 2013

Number of criminal MPs in Parliament is embarrassing: Jay Panda

BJD's Jay Panda sheds light on the 3 Bills he has moved in Parliament seeking to keep criminals out of Parliament and how they matter. #Sonia Gandhi #Manmohan Singh #sushma swaraj #Q&A #Judiciary #parliament #Private member's bill #Jay Panda #Criminal cases
Judiciary in India  Victim or Culprit?

Mar 26, 2013

Judiciary in India Victim or Culprit?

The Indian judiciary is plagued by many ills and unfortunately the solutions aren't coming any time soon. #Supreme Court #CBI #ConnectTheDots #Courts #Indian judiciary #lawyers

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Judiciary in India  Victim or Culprit?

Sep 13, 2014

State lawmakers to consider execution by gas

Oklahoma would become the first state to execute condemned inmates using nitrogen gas under a proposal that will be presented next week to a legislative committee. Rep. Mike Christian, a former highway patrolman and a staunch supporter of the death p... #House Judiciary Committee #Oklahoma
Judiciary in India  Victim or Culprit?

Sep 12, 2014

Judiciary Becomes Topic of Debate After Pistorius Verdict

The Paralympian has been found guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting of his girlfriend, after being acquitted of the more serious charge of murder, a verdict that has provoked an ugly response among some in the countr... #House Judiciary Committee #Oklahoma
Judiciary in India  Victim or Culprit?

Sep 16, 2014

Legislators to explore gas as execution option

A formal interim study requested by Oklahoma City Republican Mike Christian will be held Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee. Christian is a staunch supporter of the death penalty who says he plans to draft a bill for next year's Legislature... #House Judiciary Committee #Oklahoma City, OK #U.S. Republican Party