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S A Bobde


SC refers to larger bench issue of grant of remission to convicts by states

July 18, 2020 6:40 am

A five-judge bench of the Supreme Court Friday asked Chief Justice S A Bobde to refer the question to a larger bench, noting that the law in vogue on the issue is a 1980 judgment by another five-judge bench of the court in the case of Maru Ram vs Union of India and Others.

Delhi Confidential: Man & The Machine

June 30, 2020 2:27 am

CJI Bobde was an ardent biker when he was a lawyer in Nagpur.

We can't do it: CJI on PIL seeking exclusion of India as country name

June 03, 2020 11:40 pm

The PIL sought an amendment to Article 1 of the Constitution to retain only 'Bharat' and exclude India from country name.

Justice can be done without robes or congregation: CJI Bobde on lockdown lesson

April 28, 2020 11:18 am

Chief Justice of India Justice S A Bobde spoke to The Indian Express on his vision for the Court in the post-COVID world.

SC to hear petition on hate FIRs: We wish peace... pressure on us, we cannot handle

March 03, 2020 7:24 am

S A Bobde urged the court to list it for urgent hearing, claiming that about 10 people were dying on an average everyday in Delhi because of the communal violence.

Delhi Confidential: Green Cause

February 20, 2020 2:46 am

Three months into his tenure, Chief Justice of India S A Bobde has already emerged as a champion of greens, with the bench headed by him batting for sustainable development, which takes into account environmental concerns, too.

Supreme Court: Aware that political parties using court’s forum

January 28, 2020 3:38 am

Chief Justice of India S A Bobde made the comments while hearing a plea seeking CBI probe into the death of a BJP worker, Dulal Kumar, in West Bengal.

Excessive tax is social injustice by government: CJI Bobde

January 24, 2020 8:35 pm

CJI Bobde said the tax should be collected from people like honey bee draws nectar from flowers without harming it.

Finality key to death sentence, can’t be kept open-ended: Supreme Court

January 24, 2020 7:15 am

Chief Justice of India S A Bobde's remarks come at a time when convicts in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-and-murder case have been filing petitions one after another to delay their execution ordered by a Delhi court.

PMC Bank scam: SC stays HC order allowing shifting of HDIL promoters from jail to residence

January 16, 2020 1:14 pm

A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant took note of the submissions of Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that the high court order to the extent of allowing their release from prison needed to be stayed.


In photos: Justice S A Bobde, new CJI and a photography enthusiast

November 18, 2019 10:50 am

Once appointed, Bobde, the second seniormost judge in the apex court after Gogoi, will enjoy a tenure of one year and five months as CJI— until April 23, 2021.