The writer is a senior advocate, visiting professor at Northumbria University and a former Additional Solicitor General of India
Under Islamic Law, a woman attaining puberty (considered 15 years under Sharia law) may marry as held by the Bombay High Court in 1993. The change by the Supreme Court’s judgement on Wednesday is liable to be questioned on that ground too.
The selection process that led to Justice Karnan becoming a judge needs revisiting
As a lawyer,I used telegrams as a safeguard against unlawful detention of clients