Ajit Prakash Shah

The writer is a former chief justice of the Delhi High Court.

Articles By Ajit Prakash Shah

All is still not well in court

Over a year after an unprecedented press conference by senior judges flagged the challenges, opacity and lack of accountability remain pressing concerns.

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.

Dissent under siege

Diversity of thought, freedom of speech, face enormous challenges today

The quality of justice

Creating an All India Judicial Service would make judiciary more accountable, professional and equitable.

Towards a modern code

A uniform civil code must draw freely from different personal laws and give primacy to gender equity