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Centre ignores Collegium on Justice Kureshi, names another acting CJ in MP

The Collegium decision came in the backdrop of the incumbent Chief Justice of the High Court Justice Sanjay Kumar Seth retiring on June 9.

Justice Gavai in line to become second Dalit CJI as govt clears names of four judges for Supreme Court

Earlier this month, the collegium had passed a resolution reiterating its recommendation to elevate justices Bose and Bopanna to the apex court, observing that nothing adverse has been found regarding their competence, conduct or integrity.


Elevation of judges to Supreme Court: Collegium reiterates names of two judges Govt sent back, adds two more

On April 12, the Collegium, also comprising Justices S A Bobde, N V Ramana, Arun Mishra and R F Nariman, had cleared the names of Justices Bose and Bopanna for the Supreme Court. The Centre, however, returned the file to the Chief Justice of India for reconsideration.

SC Collegium recommends two names to apex court

The Collegium said it had “also kept in mind the desirability of giving due representation on the Bench of the Supreme Court, as far as possible, to all the High Courts”.

SC takes blame on itself for delay in HC judges appointment

"Appointments are happening. As the Chief Justice, I am telling you that whatever is pending is pending before the Supreme Court collegium. Nothing is pending with the government," a bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna said.

It’s time for the Collegium system to go

The recent decision of the Collegium to inexplicably replace two high court chief justices selected for elevation has reaffirmed my long-standing concerns about the methods of working of the Collegium.


Justices Khanna, Maheshwari to take oath today: ‘Senior judges, CJ should have got their due’

Amid a row over their elevation, the Centre on Wednesday appointed Justice Khanna and Karnataka High Court Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari to the Supreme Court as recommended by the apex court’s collegium.

As row rages, Justices Khanna and Maheshwari are appointed SC judges

Hours before the government notified the appointments, the Bar Council of India protested the Collegium’s recommendation to elevate Justice Khanna, calling it “whimsical and arbitrary”.

Amid row, Centre elevates Justices Dinesh Maheshwari, Sanjiv Khanna to Supreme Court

On December 12, the Collegium had recommended Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Justice Rajendra Menon and Rajasthan High Court Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog for elevation to the top court.

Collegium changing picks for SC: Former judges speak out, one writes to President

A judge has asked the President to ensure that the “credibility and independence of the judiciary” is “preserved and another historical blunder… not committed”.