Former Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra has said that decriminalising martial rape would create absolute anarchy in families.
Justice Kurian Joseph said there were “perceptible signs of influence with regard to allocation of cases to different benches selectively”.
Justice Misra, said the constitutional sovereignty was supreme and India has a robust independent judiciary which is governed by rule of law.
Kerala Chief Minister informed that the state government would not file a review petition against the Supreme Court's verdict on Sabarimala temple.
The Sabarimala Temple had restricted the entry of women belonging to the age group between 10-50 due as part of its age-old tradition.
Justice Gogoi will have a tenure of a little over 13 months and would retire on November 17, 2019.
Outgoing CJI Dipak Misra said on Monday Indian judiciary is the strongest judiciary in the world having capability to handle mind boggling number of cases.
Amid all the controversies surrounding him, Justice Dipak Misra gave numerous judgements, especially towards the end of his term.
His term of 13 months and five days as the Chief Justice of India was perhaps the most turbulent for any Chief Justice.
The court pronounced its verdict on a clutch of pleas challenging the ban on entry of women of menstrual age in Kerala's Sabrimala temple.
The five judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave a 4:1 verdict.
Sabarimala temple doesn’t traditionally permit the entry of women of menstruating age.
The plea challeng the practice of prohibiting women in 10 to 50 age group from entering the Sabarimla temple.
Adultery should not be a criminal offence: CJI.
The court had taken a prima facie view that though the criminal law proceeded on "gender neutrality", the concept was absent in Section 497.
Supreme Court like the Modi government has stood with the poor of the country, Sambit Patra said.
A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra had on May 10 reserved the verdict on the matter after a marathon hearing that went on for...
A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra pronounce the verdict.
There are several other cases in which the top court will pronounce its judgements in the coming days.
The bench will decide if the government can use it as a mandatory identification.
The bench had on July 9 reserved the order on the PIL filed by BJP leader and advocate Ashwini Upadhyay.
The plea sought a direction against Sibal, Prashant Bhushan, Shanti Bhushan and Dushyant Dave, claiming that the lawyers violated the professional conduct.
The bench awarded Rs 50 lakh compensation to 76-year-old Narayanan for being subjected to mental cruelty in the case.
The state government on September 6 appointed Dilbagh Singh as acting police chief.
A bench headed by Chief justice Dipak Misra said a book must not be read in a "fragmented manner" but as a whole.