The observations have come days after a Madras High Court Judge asked a woman to consider mediation with a man, convicted of raping her.
The facility was given the go-ahead by the then Chief Justice of India H L Dattu, as reported by The Indian Express on January 10.
The DJS Main exam was held in October last year, and the results were declared on May 1. Of the 659 candidates who appeared for the exam, only 15 — just over 2 per cent — were declared successful.
Madhya Pradesh district and sessions judge Jagdish Baheti, had in 2013 set a precedent by completing a rape trial and sentencing the accused to 14 years in jail in just nine days.
Unnati Misra, has written to Rohtagi, expressing her anguish at his comments in open court against her mother.
Records show that most of the other candidates barely managed to secure qualifying marks while 644 failed by huge margins.
On April 15 this year, the Supreme Court held that the accused cannot be charged under MCOCA since there was no evidence as on date.
Disclosure involved an element of public interest; tax payers have right to know.
Describing the acquittal as gross miscarriage of justice, the appeal has also urged the bench to restore Jayalalithaa’s disqualification and restrain her from acting as the chief minister.
The Bench, however, said it did not want to conduct an inquiry into the work of this judge, who is currently a member of the National Human Rights Commission.
The order was indeed “unprecedented but justifiable” since it is “doing what comes naturally” approach to the problem at hand, which required such a drastic step.
On June 15, the court had asked the CBSE to complete the process of examination and declaration of result be within four weeks.
After their release, the company will have to pay the balance of Rs 36,000 crore in equal installments of Rs 3000 crore within 18 months.
Govt had claimed a judge who did not pass 100 judgments in career was elevated to apex court.
The kind of lawyers who are being appointed as judges is a disgrace,” senior advocate Dushyant Dave, arguing for the Supreme Court Bar Association.
The Centre has told the court that as many as 20 states have approved the Constitutional amendment to replace the Collegium system with the NJAC.
RBI had issued a notice to the airlines in November with a deadline of six months to sell the properties but the latter had showed no urgency to move the court.
The arguments will continue on Tuesday.
AIPMT 2015: A bench led by Justice R K Agrawala ordered the CBSE and all other authorities to conduct the exam afresh within four weeks from today.
On April 18, 2012, the HC issued a notice on Lalit Modi’s plea. Senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, now the Attorney General of India, had appeared for him.
The Bench said it is not the number but quality of judgments which is of real significance.
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has sought a permission of the court to issue the merit list of AIPMT candidates
The Collegium system failed to ensure adequate representation to women on the bench, AG Rohatgi said.
Many undeserving judges appointed, why should such judges be allowed to continue, Rohatgi tells court.
The Bench said the government has a “constitutional obligation” to ensure people with integrity and competence are made judges and this responsibility could not be abdicated.
The Constitutional amendments notified last December have replaced President’s “consultation” with the recommendation of the NJAC.
The Food Safety Act, and subsequent rules, spare ‘no person’, and allow ‘no advertisement’ that misleads. But the extent of a brand ambassador’s liability — if any — awaits an interpretation in court.
Kerala HC judgment is in line with consistent position taken by SC, the guiding principle is always freedoms guaranteed under Article 19.
The RBI also instructed the cooperatives to stop accepting such deposits, noted the court.
The convict, Riyazuddin, had claimed he was just a compounder, while the lower courts had held him guilty as a doctor.
HC went beyond bail plea scope in calling MHA notifications suspect: Bench
A bench led by Justice A K Sikri also asked the Delhi High Court not to be influenced by the May 25 order by the single bench of HC
The 2002-batch officer adduced documents to show that the Ministry of Environment and Forests had recommended his deputation in view of harassment in Haryana.
The Delhi HC earlier had noted that L-G Najeeb Jung is bound to act upon the aid and advice of the council of ministers, and that the Centre's "executive fiat" siding with him is "suspect".
The Supreme Court upheld their death penalty underlining they deserved no mercy in view of gravity of their offence.
Centre challenged Delhi High Court's order that termed as "suspect" a notification of Union Home Ministry barring the Anti-corruption Branch from acting against its officials.