Justice J S Verma

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The rights choice

A year after his death, J.S. Verma’s legacy lives on in the struggle for individual rights.

Express 5: No to government's Padma Bhushan, story behind cheetals' death

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J S Verma’s family refuses Padma Bhushan

It is believed Verma being given just a Padma Bhushan has hurt his family and friends, leading to their decision to not accept the award.

EXCLUSIVE: R A Mashelkar, Paresh Rawal, Ashok Chakradhar and Justice Verma to get Padma awards

The list of all the Padma awardees is likely to be announced by the government on Saturday evening.

Justice J S Verma and Dabholkar may get Padma posthumously

Narendra Dabholkar could be the other personality to be conferred the honour posthumously.

PM: Will take action if negligence proved in Justice Verma death

Besides Pushpa Verma,34 eminent citizens led by former CJI M N Venkatachaliah had also written to the Prime Minister.


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Justice J S Verma: The crusader for justice

A lifelong crusader for justice and firm believer in integrity of judges,Verma was known as conscience-keeper of Indian judiciary.

Bank for women mere 'tokenism' sans social change: Justice J S Verma

The former chief justice had led the three-member panel that looked into laws on crimes against women.

13 yrs on,Gujral,Justice Verma spar over CJI appointment

In former PM Inder Kumar Gujral’s autobiography,allegations have been levelled against Justice Verma.