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Person in persistent vegetative state shouldn't be made experimental object: Ex-CJI Misra

Justice (retd) Misra said if a person cannot die with dignity, it was akin to affecting his or her identity.

Kurian Joseph: Ex-CJI Dipak Misra was 'remote-controlled by external source'

Throwing more light on the unprecedented January press conference, Kurian Joseph said the four judges had earlier conveyed to Dipak Misra about the alleged influence of external sources on him.


Would be happy to be remembered as a 'good judge than a bad Chief Justice': J Chelameswar

Addressing the issue of pendency of cases before the courts in the country, Chelameswar said that estabilishment of new courts remains a 'low priority item' for all political parties.

Outgoing CJI Dipak Misra tenure: Some strong judgments, some controversies

Former Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said the outgoing CJI was “not considered to be very friendly to social justice issues”.

Farewell speech: CJI Dipak Misra hails independence of judiciary, says Supreme Court is supreme

Stating that he has always dealt with cases with equity, Dipak Misra said: "The tears of a poor man are equal to the tears of a rich man. Tears are tears and, to me, tears are pearls. I have to collect them with equity, justice and my Constitutional perception," Misra said.

Farewell, welcome

Chief Justice Gogoi must find institutional answers to questions Chief Justice Misra’s tenure leaves behind.


CJI Dipak Misra farewell speech: I don't judge people by their history but by their activities, perspective

"Our judiciary has been strongest judiciary in the world having capability to handle mind-boggling number of cases," Justice Misra said.

Dipak Misra farewell highlights: Outgoing CJI says Indian judiciary 'most robust institution'

On his last working day, CJI Misra held court with his successor Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice A M Khanwilkar.

Outgoing CJI Dipak Misra holds court one last time, to give speech later today

CJI Misra, who presided over benches that delivered a series of key verdicts like the one on Aadhaar and homosexuality during the last 10 days, appeared to be emotional during the brief court proceedings that lasted about 25 minutes.

Arrest of activists not over dissent, says SC in 2-1 ruling, declines to interfere in case

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justice A M Khanwilkar, who delivered the majority decision and said the “investigating officer is free to proceed” against the accused, rejected the plea to order a probe by a Special Investigation Team.

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What Justice Chandrachud said during the aadhaar verdict

What Justice DY Chandrachud said during the aadhaar verdict, many agree, will have implications in the future. He was the judge who did not agree with the majority opinion of the bench on many key issues. Here's what he said.

Sec 377 profiles: I wrote about my male crushes in my diary and one day my mother read it all

INTERVIEW: Debottam Saha, an IITian and a petitioner in the section 377 case tells us, among other things, what he hopes the verdict will change.