SCObserver Team's Posts
A continuously updated feed of legal developments related to COVID-19
18th Mar 2020More
SCO Workshop at DSU
As part of the ‘Supreme Court in the Classroom’ series, SCO conducted a workshop at Dayananda Sagar University.
10th Mar 2020More
In Conversation with Rohit De
In this interview, Professor Rohit De discusses contemporary Supreme Court developments and their historical context.
6th Feb 2020More
#10: Sexual Harassment and the CJI
Allegation of sexual harassment against Chief Justice by former junior Court Officer.
6th Feb 2020More
The Courts and the Constitution
The Supreme Court Observer reports from a conference hosted by the NALSAR University of Law
30th Jan 2020More
‘Thank you for this excellent service’ – Dr MP Singh
MP Singh comments on the SCO desk
18th Jan 2020More
New Roster: Who will hear PILs?
As per the Court Registrar's new work roster, PILs will no longer be heard only by the Chief Justice's bench.
13th Jul 2019More
#1 Constitutionality of Aadhaar Act
The constitutionality of the Aadhar Act was challenged by Justice Puttuswamy for infringing the right to privacy.
1st Jan 2019More
#3 Section 377
Court strikes down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code to the extent that it criminalizes consensual acts within same-sex relationships.
27th Dec 2018More
#4 Arrested Activists
Five human rights activists arrested in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence under the UAPA Act.
26th Dec 2018More
#6 Reservation in Promotion
Judgment by Supreme Court introducing creamy layer exclusion principle in matters surrounding reservation in promotion.
13th Dec 2018More
#7 Electoral Disqualification
Court holds that a candidate undergoing a criminal trial can still contest in elections.
11th Dec 2018More
#8 Hadiya Marriage Case
Breaking down the Hadiya Case: Timeline of Events
10th Dec 2018More
#10 Special Status of Delhi
The NCT of Delhi has the features of both a Union Territory and State which has led to a constant struggle for administrative power.
1st Dec 2018More
#9 Cow Vigilantism
PIL filed before Supreme Court to issue directions concerning the menace of cow vigilantism.
4th Nov 2018More