Aarathi Ganesan's Posts

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Will A Constitution Bench Finally Sit this Year?

DESK BRIEF: The NCT case referral marks the first whiff of substantial Constitution Bench activity during the CJI’s tenure.

17th May 2022

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The Sedition Order: A Real Hope for Free Speech?

The intended impact of the SC's relatively ambiguous Order remains unclear. 

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12th May 2022

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On Clarity in the Collegium

DESK BRIEF: Long-standing critiques of the Collegium's lack of transparency are reflected in recent elevations.

10th May 2022

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SCO Explains: Pendency at the Supreme Court of India (2021)

In this episode, we unpack the numbers around the pendency concern and examine the SC’s performance over the past decade.

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Reviewing Ramana: the CJI Anniversary Edition

DESK BRIEF: CJI N.V. Ramana is set to retire on August 26th 2022, after which Justice U.U. Lalit will assume the CJI’s office.

24th Apr 2022

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Day 2: Courts and the Constitution Conference

The Courts and Constitution Conference was held on April 15th-16th, at NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad.

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Celebrating 5 Years of Supreme Court Observer

DESK BRIEF: SCO is now India’s first and only living archive of the Supreme Court.

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OROP: Balancing People and the Purse

DESK BRIEF: Fundamental differences in how stakeholders viewed the policy are what the OROP case hinges on.

22nd Mar 2022

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Impact of the OROP Judgment on Policies and Pensions

With the SC's OROP Judgment, the government’s balancing of pensions within defence policy continues.

19th Mar 2022

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SC Stays MediaOne TV Ban, Grants Petitioners Interim Relief

A three-Judge Bench stayed the Malayalam channel's ban, permitting it to resume operations until the Court reaches a final verdict.

15th Mar 2022

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Juggling Security and Freedoms at the SC

DESK BRIEF: SCO explores the fine line between security and Constitutional freedoms that the SC is set to draw across cases.

11th Mar 2022

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Justice Akil Kureshi Retires Without Elevation to the Supreme Court

DESK BRIEF: Justice Akil Kureshi's retirement marks another chapter in India’s history of Executive interference in judicial appointments.

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10th Mar 2022

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