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Katju's charge against judges Petition in Delhi HC seeks CBI probe

Aug 01, 2014

Katju's charge against judges Petition in Delhi HC seeks CBI probe

"The Supreme Court has already dealt with this very particular issue in 2009 and had given a judgement on it. Where is the question of examining it by another court? You file Public Interest Litigation without preparing for it. #NewsTracker #CBI #Delhi High Court #Markandey Katju #CBI probe #judges #Katju's charge
Delhi HC to hear plea for CBI probe into Katju's charges against ex-CJIs

Jul 30, 2014

Delhi HC to hear plea for CBI probe into Katju's charges against ex-CJIs

On August 1, the Delhi High Court will hear a plea demanding CBI undertakes an investigation into Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju's allegations that three former Chief Justices of India made "improper compromises" to save a tainted Madras High Court judge. #Manmohan Singh #Markandey Katju #Judicial Independence #CJI RC Lahoti #UPA Scams
DMK writes Vice-President, CJI; wants Katju removed as Press Council chairman

Jul 30, 2014

DMK writes Vice-President, CJI; wants Katju removed as Press Council chairman

"DMK is submitting this representation to bring to your notice the various omissions and commissions of Markandeya Katju, which amounts to misconduct and proven misbehaviour and therefore seeking removal from said post", the letter, which was also sent to the Union Ministers of Law and Justice and Information and Broadcasting, said. #DMK #NewsTracker #Markandey Katju #vice-president #Press Council Chairman #Chief Jusitce of India
Katju puts judicial commission back in focus, but is it better than a collegium?

Jul 30, 2014

Katju puts judicial commission back in focus, but is it better than a collegium?

The cry against the collegium system of appointing judges only became shriller when former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju referred to the promotion of an allegedly corrupt judge at the Madras High Court due to political pressure and lack of appropriate action by the then top echelons of the judiciary. #HowThisWorks #Ram Jethmalani #Ravi Shankar Prasad #Markandey Katju #National Judicial Commission #Supreme Court collegium #Higher judiciary
Ex-CJI tried his best to elevate corrupt judge, says Katju in blog post

Jul 28, 2014

Ex-CJI tried his best to elevate corrupt judge, says Katju in blog post

Former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju Monday again complained of interference in the appointment of judges, saying former chief justice of India KG Balakrishnan tried his best to elevate a judge to the apex court despite allegations of corruption against him. #NewsTracker #Madras High Court #CJI #KG Balakrishnan #Markandey Katju #Katju #former CJI

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Justice Katju's revelations Why we can't treat IB reports as sacred cows

Jul 26, 2014

Justice Katju's revelations Why we can't treat IB reports as sacred cows

When it comes to judicial appointments, everyone quotes the IB report as if it was a sacred cow that cannot be commented upon. This needs questioning. #HowThisWorks #CBI #Intelligence Bureau #Justice Markandey Katju #Justice Katju #IB #Judicial appointments #Katju's revelations
An open letter to Justice Markandey Katju

Apr 03, 2013

An open letter to Justice Markandey Katju

Dear Justice Katju, allow us to pick your scientific brains on a few issues and questions which, given your professional background. #Supreme Court #Sanjay Dutt #InMyOpinion #Justice Markandey Katju #1993 serial blasts
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