Tag: Cji

Country Going Through Difficult Times, Says SC As It Refuses Urgent Hearing On CAA

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India S A Bobde on Thursday observed that the country is going through difficult times and there is so much violence going on as the Supreme Court refused urgent hearing on a plea seeking to declare the Citizenship Amendment Act as constitutional. A bench headed by CJI Bobde expressed surprise […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
There Should Be Minimum Experience Criteria For Lawyers To Appear In SC: CJI

New Delhi: Chief Justice S A Bobde mooted an idea before the Bar on Thursday that there should be a minimum experience criteria for lawyers to appear before the Supreme Court. A bench comprising the CJI and justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant expressed its view on fixing some experience criteria for lawyers to […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Chief Justice Says Privacy A Concern, Proposes One Law On Environment

New Delhi: Chief Justice S.A. Bobde said the widespread use of technology has also brought with it concerns over mass data collection and an individual’s right to privacy; and also insisted on a single system laws cutting across various environmental issues. On Saturday, speaking on the second day at the International Judicial Conference 2020, ‘Judiciary […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Supreme Court Relaxes Dress Code Requirements For Lawyers For COVID-19

New Delhi: Hours after Chief Justice of India S.A. Bobde suggested putting away jackets and long gowns for judges and lawyers during hearings via video conferencing to prevent spread of coronavirus, the Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a formal notification to put the direction into effect. “It is notified for the information of all concerned […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Horrible, Shocking, Extraordinary: CJI Calls Hathras case

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday termed the Hathras incident horrible, shocking and extraordinary as it sought an affidavit from the Uttar Pradesh government on three aspects: how the family and witnesses are being protected; has the family chosen a lawyer to assist them in the matter and what is the scope of the […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021
Justice NV Ramana Appointed As Next CJI

New Delhi: Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana was on Tuesday appointed as the next chief justice of India. According to a notification issued by the government, Justice Ramana would take over…

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Don't Call Us 'Your Honour', It's Not US Supreme Court, SC Tells Law Student
Don't Call Us 'Your Honour', It's Not US Supreme Court, SC Tells Law Student

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Tuesday cautioned a law student not to address the judges as Your honour as it was not the US Supreme Court. When you call us Your Honour’ it appears that you have the US Supreme Court in mind, a bench of Chief Justice SA Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021