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Vivek Narayan Sharma v Union of India

The Supreme Court will decide if the 2016 demonestisation scheme is constitutionally valid, and if it was applied in a reasonable manner. This case will determine the future course of the RBI and the Union government's powers to derecognise all notes of select denominations.


Next Hearing: October 12, 2022

Last Updated: November 28, 2022

Bench:Abdul Nazeer J, B.R. Gavai J, A.S. Bopanna J, V Ramasubramanian J, B.V. Nagarathna J

Tags:demonetisation, Right to Equality, Right to Livelihood


Kantaru Rajeevaru v Indian Young Lawyers’ Association

The Supreme Court is reviewing its 2018 judgment, wherein it declared unconstitutional the Sabarimala Temple's practice of excluding women of a 'menstruating age'. The outcome may lay down a path for the Courts to reconcile the essential religious practice test with constitutional principles.


Kaushal Kishore v State Of Uttar Pradesh

This case will decide whether the right to free speech and expression, especially of those in public office, may be curtailed by the right to dignity. A Constitution Bench will decide if there should be a written code of conduct for legislators.


MLA Bribery


Sita Soren v Union of India

A 5 Judge Bench of the Supreme Court will decide whether a legislator enjoys immunity under Article 194(2) of the Constitution from prosecution for accepting bribes to vote in Parliament or an Assembly. The Court will engage with the limits to a parliamentarian's immunity in this case.


Dr. Radhika Thappeta v Union of India

The Supreme Court will decide whether Section 7D of the Citizenship Act, 1955, and government schemes enacted under the Section, violate the constitutional rights of Overseas Citizens of India.


Next Hearing: September 7, 2022

Last Updated: September 12, 2022

Bench:Abdul Nazeer J, Krishna Murari J

Tags:Citizenship, Overseas Citizens of India


Justice K.S. Puttaswamy v Union of India

The Supreme Court held that a fundamental right to privacy is guaranteed under the Constitution of India.


Triple Talaq


Shayara Bano v Union of India

The Supreme Court held that the practice of talaq-e-biddat or instantaneous triple talaq is unconstitutional.


M Siddiq v Mahant Suresh Das

The Court overturned the 2010 Allahabad High Court judgment that divided the title to the Babri Masjid / Ram Janmabhoomi site. It awarded the title to the deity, Shri Ram Virajman.


Goolrokh Gupta v Burjor Pardiwala

This case will decide if a Parsi woman loses her own religious identity after solemnising her marriage under the Special Marriage Act.


Yasmeen Zuber Ahmad Peerzade v Union of India

The Supreme Court will decide whether practices prohibiting the entry of women into mosques violates the right to equality under Article 14 of the Constitution and whether such a right can be enforced against non-state actors.