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PM Modi wants criminal cases against politicians fast-tracked

Jul 25, 2014

PM Modi wants criminal cases against politicians fast-tracked

Pushing for clean politics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to work out a mechanism to settle criminal and other court cases against politicians within a year. #Narendra Modi #Supreme Court #Ravi Shankar Prasad #Law Ministry #Ministry of Home Affairs #Law Commission
US Supreme Court under pressure to ban lethal injections after 2 hour execution

Jul 25, 2014

US Supreme Court under pressure to ban lethal injections after 2 hour execution

The US Supreme Court is under increasing pressure to consider halting death sentences by lethal injection after a convicted Arizona killer took two hours to die. #World #US #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Death sentence #Death Penalty #Torture #Arizona #lethal injection #execution
2G scam Kanimozhi moves SC seeking early hearing of her plea

Jul 23, 2014

2G scam Kanimozhi moves SC seeking early hearing of her plea

DMK leader Kanimozhi has moved the Supreme Court seeking an early hearing of her plea seeking the quashing of charges framed against her in the 2G case being exclusively heard by a special CBI court. #2G scam #Kanimozhi #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #SC #Plea #quashing of charges #moves SC
Katju affair brings to light judiciary vulnerability to govt pressure

Jul 23, 2014

Katju affair brings to light judiciary vulnerability to govt pressure

Markandey Katju's whistle-blowing has bared all that is wrong with the collegium system of selecting judges, and how political pressure can be applied without anyone knowing about it. #KG Balakrishnan #Markandey Katju #Gopal Subramanium #Supreme Court collegium #Judicial Corruption #YK Sabharwal #Judicial Independence #CJI RC Lahoti
Former judges support Katju, confirm his allegations as true

Jul 23, 2014

Former judges support Katju, confirm his allegations as true

Former Supreme Court and Madras High Court judges have come out in Justice Katju's defence, confirming his allegations to be true. #India #DMK #Supreme Court #TheySaidIt #Madras High Court #KG Balakrishnan #Justice Markandey Katju #Asok Kumar Ganguly #RC Lahoti #Ruma Pal #PK Misra

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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 24, 2014

Bethenny Frankel works up an appetite in court

Bethenny Frankel worked up an appetite for lunch on Thursday while sitting on a courthouse bench for hours with her tender tootsies exposed. “What time is it? I’m soooo hungry!” she told her lawyer as she left Manhattan Supreme Court. She was there f...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 24, 2014

Bethenny Frankel works up an appetite in court

Bethenny Frankel worked up an appetite for lunch on Thursday while sitting on a courthouse bench for hours with her tender tootsies exposed. “What time is it? I’m soooo hungry!” she told her lawyer as she left Manhattan Supreme Court. She was there f...
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 23, 2014

Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to go forward amid drug controversy

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country...
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