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Thursday, August 13, 2020

judicial appointments


Supreme Court against bringing judicial appointments under RTI

July 09, 2015 5:33 am

The Bench referred to Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi’s statement in the past when he had said that the appointments would be subject to RTI queries.

Names of 5 district judges recommended by HC ‘leaked’ to lawyers

January 14, 2015 3:05 am

The appointment, posting and transfer of judges are usually done under a veil of secrecy by the courts.

Benches and balances

January 02, 2015 2:59 am

New process and mechanism of judicial appointments raise troubling questions that must be answered.

Nariman slams bills on judges appointment

August 14, 2014 6:32 pm

Nariman has said many lawyers including him will challenge the legislations in the Supreme Court.

Seven qualities of highly effective judges

August 14, 2014 10:14 am

Judicial appointments cannot be left to the preferences of JAC members.

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.

Judgement calls

July 30, 2014 12:05 am

Judiciary must have primacy in appointments to keep institutional balance, but it must also be accountable.

The right judge for the job

February 28, 2014 4:37 am

Proposed judicial appointments commission is not the whole answer.

Judging the court

February 27, 2014 5:08 am

Madras High Court controversy underlines the need for greater transparency in judicial appointments.