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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Judicial Appointments Commission


‘If the judiciary is either equal or in a minority, I fear this Bill will be (legally) vulnerable’

September 04, 2014 12:13 pm

This Idea Exchange took place before Parliament approved the new Bill for selection of judges

Politically coloured, legally suspect

August 16, 2014 12:05 am

The JAC does not address any of the concerns that purportedly plague the collegium.

Justice Lodha’s lament

August 13, 2014 2:33 am

Why is it that the only voice from the bench is one of anguish? Needed: government-judiciary dialogue.

Change must respect basic structure

August 08, 2014 8:14 am

Appointments and transfers of judges affect the independence of the judiciary and judicial review.

Judges should dominate panel to pick judges, CJI should head it: Law Commission

July 29, 2014 8:26 am

AP Shah: Proposes 7-member judicial appointments panel with constitutional support

Judges’ appointment panel priority area: Prasad

May 28, 2014 12:04 am

Establishment of National Judicial Commission was part of the BJP’s manifesto in the recently-held general elections.

Cabinet nod for constitutional status to JAC

December 27, 2013 1:21 am

JAC will continue to be headed by the CJI and have five other members.

Panel for judges' appointment to get constitutional status as Cabinet gives nod

January 09, 2014 5:35 pm

Several jurists and the BJP had been demanding constitutional status for the panel.

Want to take steps to debar criminals from entering politics: Kapil Sibal

March 14, 2014 3:45 pm

Sibal said he is working to build consensus within Congress for necessary measures.

RS passes Bill on appointment of judges,LS to take it up today

September 06, 2013 3:50 am

Sibal,Jaitley agree collegium system not transparent or accountable,but BJP walks out.