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Jul 06, 2018
Debates, criticism of judgments regular now, makes judiciary walk tightrope of independence, says Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court on Friday observed that discussions, debates and criticism of verdicts in the age of technology, open society and liberal democracy make the judiciary walk the "tightrope of independence".
Jul 06, 2018
Chief Justice of India is master of roster, has authority to allocate cases, rules two-judge Supreme Court benchThe Supreme Court maintained that the Chief Justice of India is "the master of the roster" and has the prerogative and authority to allocate cases to different benches of the apex court. In his PIL, Bhushan had alleged that "master of roster" cannot be an "unguided and unbridled" discretionary power, exercised arbitrarily by the CJI by hand-picking benches of select judges or by assigning cases to particular judges.
Feb 02, 2018
Supreme Court Roster: CJI Dipak Misra arrogating powers to himself is likely to aggravate crisis in apex courtby 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.