Friday, June 14, 2024

Topic: CJI DY Chandrachud

Dushyant Dave writes to CJI, objects to change of benches in sensitive cases before Supreme Court

Adding to the row of controversies on judicial appointments, former Supreme Court Bar Association president and Senior Lawyer Dushyant Dave has written to Chief Justice of India (CJI) DY Chandrachud expressing discontent over the recent listing of sensitive cases pending before the Supreme Court. 

HC does not have power to seek changes in Scheduled Tribes list: CJI on Manipur plea

Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud on Monday orally remarked that the Manipur High Court does not have the power to direct the state government to...

“Press must remain free if a country…” CJI day after journalist Irfan Mehraj went to jail

The press must remain free if the country is to remain a democracy, said Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud, while speaking at the Ramnath Goenka awards for excellence in journalism.

CJI, again, agrees to form bench to hear Bilkis Bano’s plea against remission to convicts

The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to constitute a special bench to hear the pleas challenging the Gujarat government’s order for the premature release...

Sealed cover practice must end: CJI Chadrachud

The sealed cover procedure must stop as it is “fundamentally contrary to the basic process of fair justice”, said Chief Justice of India D Y Chadrachud on Monday.

“I will take a call,” CJI on urgent plea for permission to give exams wearing hijab

Chief Justice of India (CJI) DY Chandrachud on Wednesday said he will "take a call" on the request to list a plea by Karnataka...