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Freedom’s become an avenue to spew venom on those who are different, says Justice Chandrachud

Delivering his nearly 50-minute lecture before a room packed with prominent members of the legal, theatre and art fraternity, he said the “lived experiences of oppressed communities” are often excluded from mainstream art.

Governments must rethink approach towards tech regulation: Justice Chandrachud

“Technology has outpaced lawmakers. Governments have to rethink their approach towards the regulation of tech that intersects with the individual identity," Justice Chandrachud said.


Sexual harassment case: Justice Chandrachud met Justice Bobde, calls for full court

Sources confirmed to The Indian Express that Justice Chandrachud had met Justice Bobde on May 2 to discuss the contents of his letter. The letter asks the panel to remedy all the grievances which led the woman complainant to withdraw from the probe on April 30.

How Justice Chandrachud’s dissent on Aadhaar influenced Jamaica ruling

Justice Chandrachud had expressed the sole dissenting opinion in a 4:1 verdict that had upheld the Aadhaar Act. Jamaican Chief Justice Bryan Sykes and Justice David Batts chose to go by his view rather than the majority ruling.

Courts are there to exercise a restraining influence on authority: Justice Chandrachud

In the build-up to the judgment last September, Chandrachud has spoken about how he and his wife have friends in the LGBT community.

Elgaar Parishad arrests: Can’t muzzle voices in opposition, says Justice Chandrachud

Coming down hard on Pune police, Justice Chaderchud said there is “sufficient material” placed before the bench“ on the need to have an independent investigation”.


Elgaar Parishad case: Justice D Y Chandrachud in dissent note says arrests attempt by State to muzzle criticism

The activists have been under house arrest since the Maharashtra Police arrested them on August 28.

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Supreme Court allows women of all ages to enter Sabarimala temple

In a 4-1 majority verdict, the Supreme Court lifted the ban and said that it violates constitutional principles. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i