The writer is an advocate licenced in India, England &Wales and New York.
🔴 Kartikeya Tanna writes: In a recent speech he stated that the framers of the Constitution made accountability integral to legislature and executive, while putting the judiciary on a different pedestal
Why, one wonders, do courts get into what seems to essentially be freedom of religion protected by the Constitution under Article 25? The answer is simple — beyond the romanticism of this fundamental right is the question of far-reaching legal consequences arising from one’s religious status.
Gogoi’s appointment, therefore, isn’t even remotely comparable to what the Congress has done in the past. One hopes that Gogoi’s appointment to the Rajya Sabha will add great value to judicial and vetting of laws enacted by the Parliament.