The Court's emphasis on data in the AIQ-NEET Case is consistent with their previous demands for data in reservations cases.
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A curated a set of ‘must reads’ surrounding the events of the Gujarat riots, the investigations that followed and their fallout.
30th Nov 2021More
Nageswar Rao J stated that states cannot let long drawn bureaucratic processes come in the way of providing basic amenities to children.
29th Nov 2021More
The Supreme Court has been granted the discretionary powers to review its own judgments under Article 137 of the Constitution.
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The Court held that the amendment to s 6 which treats daughters on par with sons would apply retrospectively.
12th Aug 2020More
An analysis of the history of right to privacy under Article 21 of the Constitution.
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Dec 7, 2021
Protest Petition Against Gujarat Riots SIT: Day 12 Oral Hearing
Dec 8, 2021
Protest Petition Against Gujarat Riots SIT: Day 13 Oral Hearing
Dec 9, 2021
Protest Petition Against Gujarat Riots SIT: Day 14 Oral Hearing
Dec 9, 2021
Challenges to the Prevention of Money Laundering Act: Day 1 Oral Hearing
Jan 6, 2022
AIQ Medical Reservations: Day 5 HearingsView all
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10 Nov 2021
Zakia Ahsan Jafri v State of Gujarat
The Court will examine whether the Magistrate’s Court adequately addressed Mrs. Zakia Jafri’s complaints against the report of the SC-appointed Special Investigation Committee closing investigation against the accused in the 2002 Gujarat riots case. The Special Investigation Team (SIT) had granted a ‘clean chit’ to the 63 accused persons.More
17 Nov 2021
Mukesh v State of Tripura
The Supreme Court will decide whether to quash the FIRs against 102 people, out of which 4 were arrested, under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (UAPA) for criticising the handling of the communal violence in Tripura. The Court will also decide whether Sections 2(1)(o), 13 and 45(d)(5) of the UAPA are constitutional.More
16 Oct 2021
Rakesh Vaishnav & Ors v Union of India & Ors.
The Court will decide if the three farm laws: Farmers (Empowerment & Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance & Farm Services Act, 2020, Farmers Produce Trade & Commerce (Promotion & Facilitation) Act, 2020 and Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020 are constitutionally valid.More
26 Oct 2021
Neil Aurelio Nunes v Union of India
The Supreme Court will decide whether the reservation for students from the Other Backward Classes and Economically Weaker Sections in the All India Quota for medical institutions is unconstitutional.More
27 Oct 2021
Manohar Lal Sharma v The Prime Minister
The Court will decide whether there must be an investigation into the Government of India’s alleged use of Pegasus spyware on journalists, activists and public officials.More
27 Oct 2021
Vijay Madanlal Choudhary v Union of India
The Supreme Court will define the nature and limits of the powers of the Directorate of Enforcement under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002.More
In this episode of SCO Explains, we look at the Supreme Court’s judgment in Lt. Col. Nitisha v. Union of India.
The two-judge Bench of Justices D.Y. Chandrachud and M.R. Shah held that the Armed Forces’ promotion practices amounted to indirect discrimination. Justice Chandrachud proceeded to lay down five principles to clarify the meaning of indirect discrimination.
One of the main constitutional functions of the Court is exercised through Constitution Benches.More