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Dec 17, 2018
Advocate Madhavi Divan appointed Additional Solicitor General, becomes third woman to hold the post in SCDivan will represent the government in the Supreme Court and will hold office till 30 June, 2020. She is the third woman who has been appointed ASG in the apex court.
Dec 09, 2018
'Constitutional morality can be very dangerous': Attorney General KK Venugopal fears SC may become third Parliament chamberCriticising the top court for depending on the Constitutional morality, the Attorney General while speaking at the Second J Dadachanji Memorial Debate said, "The use of Constitutional morality can be very, very dangerous and we can't be sure where it will lead us to. I hope Constitutional morality dies."
Nov 20, 2018
Kathua rape and murder case: Deepika Rajawat episode throws spotlight on ignored issue of victim's right to representation in trialsThe recent development in the Kathua rape and murder case has also brought focus on an often-ignored aspect of the criminal justice system in India — rights of victims during trials.
Oct 21, 2018
#MeToo in India: Media reports name man at forefront of Kathua protests who was accused of rape in anonymous accountA day after Firstpost published an anonymous account of an incident of rape, media agencies named an activist in the Kathua rape case as the perpetrator
Oct 16, 2018
Criminal defamation law: As MJ Akbar files case against Priya Ramani, it's time to re-examine this instrumentWhile the gravity of the defamation law was subdued by one stroke, the law of contempt which deters even ‘constructive criticism’ and highlighting of genuine cases of judicial corruption, still remains unbridled.
Aug 29, 2018
Bhima Koregaon raids: Romila Thapar, four others move SC against arrests of activists; plea to be heard by CJI Dipak MisraProminent historian Romila Thapar on Wednesday filed a petition in the Supreme Court against the arrests of Left-wing activists in the case of the Bhima Koregaon violence.
Aug 07, 2018
SC to hear plea claiming Talib Hussain, key witness in Kathua rape case, is being tortured by Jammu and Kashmir PoliceThe Supreme Court will on Wednesday hear a plea alleging that Talib Hussain, a key witness in the sensational Kathua gang rape and murder case, is being tortured by the Jammu and Kashmir police in a fake rape case.
Aug 01, 2018
Women's entry in Sabarimala: SC reserves judgment after amicus curiae argues issues of religion can't be tested by judicial parametersSupreme Court has reserved its judgement ont he Sabarimala temple entry case after arguments concluded on the eight day of hearing.
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 16, 2018
Karnataka High Court notifies new rules for designation of lawyers as senior advocatesThe notification comes in pursuance of a Supreme Court order from October 2017, which laid down procedure for designating lawyers as senior advocates.