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Apr 16, 2019
Supreme Court to hear Pune couple's plea seeking entry of Muslim women into mosques, cites Sabarimala judgmentThe Supreme Court bench told the counsel appearing for the petitioner that it will hear the matter because of the apex court's judgment in the case involving Kerala's Sabarimala temple
Mar 05, 2019
Compelling wife to 'cohabit' with husband violates fundamental rights; it's time SC reviewed Section 9 of Hindu Marriage ActSupreme Court must reconsider the constitutional validity of Section 9 of the Hindu Marriage Act, which empowers courts in India to effectively force a person to live with their spouse against their will
Oct 07, 2018
Arun Jaitley on Section 377 verdict: 'Disagree with Supreme Court's reasoning that sexuality is part of free speech'Arun Jaitley said he did not agree with the portion of the historic Supreme Court judgment decriminalising consensual gay sex that called sexuality a part of free speech
Sep 29, 2018
Aadhaar verdict: SC's majority judgment lacks consistency in logic and reasoning, turns constitutional analysis on its headEven if one were ideologically neutral about the Aadhaar project, the approach taken by the majority judgment in the KS Puttaswamy versus Union of India case leaves much to be desired in terms of consistency of logic, judicial reasoning, and constitutional law
Jul 10, 2018
Supreme Court open to livestreaming proceedings under 'comprehensive guidelines', will gauge benefits based on pilot attemptIn a step aimed at bringing transparency and accountability, the Supreme Court on Monday said it was open to livestreaming its proceedings under "comprehensive and holistic guidelines".
Jun 30, 2018
Bombay HC says safeguards against noise pollution during construction of metro line 3 necessary; asks MMRC for planThe Bombay HC sought to know from the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRC) what safeguards it has to ensure that the citizens' constitutional right to a pollution-free environment is protected. This included noise pollution.
Jun 25, 2018
Arrhan Singh was wrong to litter but Anushka Sharma went too far by posting the clip onlineArrhan Singh did not commit a heinous crime. His anti-social act demanded a telling off, which he received in spades.
May 16, 2018
SC/ST Act case in SC: Apex court observes individual cannot be arrested on basis of 'one-sided version'The Supreme Court which is hearing the review petition of the SC/ST act made on observation on Wednesday saying that any individual cannot be arrested on one-sided version
Mar 14, 2018
'Never forget Aruna Shanbaug': Pinki Virani hails SC upholding passive euthanasia ruling, says time law caught up with societyFirstpost spoke to Pinki Virani, whose 2009 PIL as the "next friend" of nurse Aruna Shanbaug resulted in the passive euthanasia judgment in 2011.
Mar 09, 2018
Supreme Court likely to pronounce judgment on petition seeking recognition of 'living will' for passive euthanasia todayThe Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Friday its judgement on a petition seeking recognition of 'living will' made by terminally-ill patients for passive euthanasia.