Supreme Court Roster: CJI Dipak Misra arrogating powers to himself is likely to aggravate crisis in apex court
by putting in place a judges' roster — a 'subject-wise' roster shows what type of cases will be listed before benches headed by the 12 senior-most judges of the apex court which is meant to come into effect from 5 February, Misra has ostensibly made an effort to show that he has risen to the challenge, but once one digs deeper, it shows that this is not the case.
Farooqui acquitted in rape case: Delhi High Court's 'shoddy' reasoning of consent is confused and dangerously absurd
The High Court's judgment in Mahmood Farooqui rape case reasoning for such a polysemic 'No' is shoddy, confused, and dangerously absurd.
Dipak Misra takes over as 45th CJI for 13 months: Short stints have been a curse for India's highest judicial post
The latest in this quick procession is Justice Dipak Misra, who took over on Monday as the 45th Chief Justice of India.
Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi today advocated restructuring of the collegium system for appointment of judges.
Judicial independence means independence from the executive; it doesn’t mean independence from accountability.