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Alternative to collegium system may be worse ex-SC judge

Jul 28, 2014

Alternative to collegium system may be worse ex-SC judge

Former Supreme Court judge Justice GS Singhvi on Sunday cautioned against tinkering with the collegium system for appointment of judges and said that it has worked satisfactorily so far. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #GS Singhvi #Collegium System
Denying Congress LoP post is against the spirit of SC judgement Shukla

Jul 27, 2014

Denying Congress LoP post is against the spirit of SC judgement Shukla

Amid indications that Congress may not get the Leader of Opposition's post in Lok Sabha, senior party leader Rajeev Shukla today said it would amount to "injustice" and go against the "spirit" of the Supreme Court judgement. #Congress #Supreme Court #Rajeev Shukla #Leader of Opposition
SC concerned, says pathetic that acid attacks continue to take place

Jul 25, 2014

SC concerned, says pathetic that acid attacks continue to take place

The Supreme Court today expressed concern over acid attacks cases by jilted lovers and others, saying the situation is "pathetic" and questioned the Centre for its "laxity" in dealing with the menace. #Supreme Court #PIL #TheySaidIt #SC #Acid attack #pathetic #jilted lovers
SC refuses to entertain PIL for CBI probe into Tapas Pal's rape remarks

Jul 25, 2014

SC refuses to entertain PIL for CBI probe into Tapas Pal's rape remarks

The Supreme Court declined to entertain a PIL seeking CBI investigation into the controversial remarks made by actor-cum-Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal. #India #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #PIL #CBI #West Bengal #TMC #CPI (M) #threat #Rape remark #Tapas Pal
Give space in Tihar for Subrata Roy to hold talks on asset sales SC to Delhi govt

Jul 25, 2014

Give space in Tihar for Subrata Roy to hold talks on asset sales SC to Delhi govt

The Supreme Court Friday asked the Delhi government to examine what facilities it could extend to Sahara chief Subrata Roy in Tihar jail complex to facilitate his negotiations for the sale of his properties located in India and abroad with buyers and lenders without compromising security. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Tihar jail #Subrata Roy #Sahara

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Why the judicial system's fear of mobs is frightening

Mar 16, 2014

Why the judicial system's fear of mobs is frightening

I do not understand what collective conscience is and how it is to be measured for extreme or moderate revulsion. #Supreme Court #Afzal Guru #Sahara India #InMyOpininon #High Courts
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Mar 06, 2014

Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

The judiciary is not something to be scoffed at and neither is public sentiment. #HowThisWorks #India #Business #Delhi #Supreme Court #protest #Subrata Roy #Sahara #lUCKNOW #Ink

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Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 28, 2014

Outside Money Drives a Deluge of Political Ads

Spending from outside groups has increased rapidly since the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision in 2010, and it has created a nonstop campaign season with a harshly negative tone that risks causing voters to tune out before Election Day... #Citizens United #United States Chamber of Commerce
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 26, 2014

Hillary Clinton visits the Bronx with Justice Sotomayor

Hillary Clinton took a break Friday from promoting her new book to tout the recent memoir of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. “I hope you will read her autobiography,” Clinton told hundreds of grade-school kids in the Bronx, as Sotomayor looked... #Hillary Rodham Clinton #Sonia Sotomayor
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 27, 2014

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Actually Responded To This Girl’s Wedding Invitation

When Staci Zaretsky invited Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to her wedding, she thought nothing would come of it. She was wrong... #Hillary Rodham Clinton #Sonia Sotomayor