Supreme Court Advocates on Record Association on Monday said Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi showed 'procedural impropriety' while dealing with the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him by a former apex court staffer
The Supreme Court Employees Welfare Association has come out in support of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, against whom allegations of sexual harassment were levelled by a former apex court staffer on Saturday
Utsav Bains, the lawyer who represented a victim in the rape case against convicted self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, has claimed that “just a few days back” he was offered a bribe of Rs 1.5 crore to frame the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi in a sexual harassment case.
Repeal of sedition law, omitting criminal defamation clause, setting up Court of Appeals and panel to probe complaints against judges - the party's poll promises are a mix of radical measures and much needed reforms.
A bench of Justices S Muralidhar and Sanjeev Narula issued notice to the Ministry of Defence, Chief of the Army Staff, Commandant of the President's Bodyguard and Director, Army Recruitment, on the petition.
The SC judgment comes at a time when the armed forces are grappling with a huge number of cases where officers are being prosecuted for “stealing the affections of a brother officer’s wife”—the common euphemism for adultery.
Why members of India's archery squad are required to visit crematoria at night to Bombay High Court's 'Baywatch' reference on need to adopt modern means. Read this and much more in this week's The Subcontinental Menu.