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Union of India v Union Carbide

The Supreme Court rejected the Union's plea to increase the compensation given to victims of the 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy as a part of the 1989 settlement with the Union Carbide Corporation.


Bar Council of India v Bonnie FOI Law College

The Supreme Court upheld the Bar Council of India's power to conduct the All India Bar Examination, which is compulsory for advocates who wish the argue and practice before all courts.


Central Board Of Dawoodi Bohra Community v State Of Maharashtra

The SC referred the challenges to the Dawoodi Bohra leader's power to excommunicate members of the community to the 9-Judge Bench in the Sabarimala Review case.


Durga Dutt v Union of India

Petition seeking the enforceability of Fundamental Duties.


Next Hearing: April 4, 2022

Last Updated: February 14, 2023

Bench:S.K. Kaul J, M.M. Sundresh J

Tags:Fundamental Duties, Fundamental Rights


Shilpa Sailesh v Varun Sreenivasan

The Supreme Court will decide if it can directly grant divorce by using Article 142 without referring parties to the Family Court


Next Hearing: September 29, 2022

Last Updated: December 16, 2022

Bench:S.K. Kaul J, Sanjiv Khanna J, A.S. Oka J, Vikram Nath J, J.K. Maheshwari J

Tags:Article 142, Divorce


Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay v Union of India

The Supreme Court will decide if Section 2(f) of The National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions Act, 2004 and Section 2(c) of The National Commission for Minorities Act, 1992 is constitutionally valid. This case will determine if minority status should be granted according to national population or on a state-wise basis.


Next Hearing: October 19, 2022

Last Updated: November 28, 2022

Bench:S.K. Kaul J, A.S. Oka J

Tags:Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, Equality, Federalism, Minority Status, Religion


C.B.I. v R.R. Kishore

The SC will determine if immunity against arrest extends to older pending cases after the provision granting immunity was struck down


Next Hearing:

Last Updated: November 3, 2022

Bench:S.K. Kaul J, Sanjiv Khanna J, A.S. Oka J, Vikram Nath J, J.K. Maheshwari J

Tags:Bribery, Immunity


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.


Article 370


Manohar Lal Sharma v Union of India

The Supreme Court will decide the constitutionality of the Presidential Orders that removed Jammu and Kashmir’s special constitutional status and the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019, which bi-furcated the State into two Union Territories.


Manohar Lal Sharma v Narendra Damodardas Modi

In 2018, the court in a unanimous judgment decided not to order a court monitored investigation of the Union government's purchase of Rafale fighter aircraft. In 2019, it rejected to review its judgment.