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Soli Sorabjee on PILs: Every matter of public interest cannot be a matter of public interest litigation

Jan 21, 2016

Soli Sorabjee on PILs: Every matter of public interest cannot be a matter of public interest litigation

To understand what has gone wrong with PIL, Shishir Tripathi spoke to Former Attorney-General of and eminent jurist Soli Sorabjee on this issue and others issue related to higher judiciary. #Soli Sorabjee #Supreme Court #QandA #Indian judiciary #Public Interest Litigation #PILs #Former Attorney general of India #Shishir Tripathi
SC has shown great foresight in striking against proxy PILs as instruments of intimidation

Jan 14, 2016

SC has shown great foresight in striking against proxy PILs as instruments of intimidation

In the space of seven days, two benches of the Supreme Court have, in their own way, signalled that the era of frivolous cases and using the courts as a tool for personal and petty ends is coming to an end. #Supreme Court #Law #CriticalPoint #PILs #Reliance Jio #petitions #Sri Aurobindo Ashram #litigants
Adarsh scam: HC asks CBI to segregate PILs on the basis of issues

Aug 22, 2014

Adarsh scam: HC asks CBI to segregate PILs on the basis of issues

The Bombay High Court today asked CBI to segregate the public interest litigations on Adarsh Housing Society scam on the basis of issues. #Adarsh Housing Society #NewsTracker #CBI #Mumbai #Adarsh scam #PILs #Issues
Our fears that officers may not co-operate have died out: AAP's law minister

Jan 10, 2014

Our fears that officers may not co-operate have died out: AAP's law minister

Bharti played down the controversy over his move to call a meeting with district judges, which is against stated protocol. #Delhi #Law #TheySaidIt #Governance #Law Minister #Bureaucracy #Somnath Bharti #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #PILs #judges #government officials #District courts
Electoral reforms and India: Two PILs that you should keep your eye on

Jan 14, 2013

Electoral reforms and India: Two PILs that you should keep your eye on

These two PILs could have far-reaching implications on the quality of politics as well as politicians in India. #ThingsWeLike #Crime #Electoral reforms #PILs #Representation of the People Act