Supreme Court's 'life and existence' under threat: Justice Kurian Joseph writes to CJI Dipak Misra; read full text
Supreme Court judge Justice Kurian Joseph wrote a letter to the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra over the government's delay in clearing the Collegium's recommendation to elevate a judge and a senior woman advocate to the apex court.
SC should put in place mechanism for corrective measures, not initiate contempt proceedings against judges
The Supreme Court (SC), as is the case with any higher court, has a power to reprimand anyone who it finds is in its contempt. This power is known as contempt of court.
Justice CS Karnan's case calls for revisiting the process of selection of judges to the constitutional courts, a division bench of the Supreme Court has said
The Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan was on Thursday taken to a hospital for another round of medical tests to ascertain his health condition.
Former Calcutta High Court judge Justice CS Karnan was on Wednesday jailed, a day after he was arrested in the case of contempt but last-ditch efforts by his lawyers to get relief from the Supreme Court failed.
Justice Karnan's arrest: Police say they knew about 'absconding' HC judge's hiding place for three days
Karnan, who was sentenced to six months imprisonment by the Supreme Court for contempt was untraceable.
The case of controversial former Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan calls for greater scrutiny and screening of the judiciary, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday.
Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan, evading arrest since 9 May, failed to get relief from the Supreme Court, which refused to hear his plea on Wednesday.
Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan claimed that a representation has been made to the president seeking suspension of the Supreme Court order
Even as Calcutta High Court judge Justice CS Karnan's whereabouts remain a mystery, the Supreme Court was moved on Thursday seeking suspension of the six-month sentence awarded to him for contempt of court, which the apex court has agreed to consider.
Justice Karnan vs Supreme Court: Judiciary must mind its reputation and find a way to deal with maverick judges
If it weren’t a matter involving the judiciary, a solemn institution, the controversy involving Justice Karnan would be seriously funny.
Karnan is facing contempt charges for degrading the judiciary and making allegations of corruption against Supreme Court judges in January.
Justice Karnan row: Supreme Court raises doubts over Calcutta HC judge's sanity, says orders passed by him invalid
Justice Karnan had in January named 20 "corrupt judges", seeking probe against them to curb "high corruption" in the Indian judiciary
In unprecedented happenings in the country's judicial corridors, the Supreme Court on Friday issued a bailable warrant against Calcutta High Court Justice C.S. Karnan for refusing to heed summons to appear, and the judge hit back by ordering the CBI to probe all the seven apex court judges in the constitution bench.
In an unprecedented step, the Supreme Court on Friday issued a bailable warrant against Justice CS Karnan of the Calcutta High Court as he did not appear before it as directed.
Justice Karnan, who courted controversy by staying the CJI's order transferring him, admitted that he had issued order due to his mental frustration