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The Desk

Monthly Review: August 2021

In August nine judges were appointed to the Supreme Court. Hearings also began in the Pegasus case. Justices Nariman and Sinha retired.

4th Sep 2021

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Why Did Parliament Have to Pass the 105th Constitutional Amendment?

In overturning the Maharashtra Reservation judgment, the Supreme Court paved the way for a State List on SEBCs.

24th Aug 2021

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Will the Maratha Reservation Judgment Prompt a Constitutional Amendment?

DESK BRIEF: States and the Union are disappointed with the Maratha Reservation verdict, will the Union amend the Constitution to reverse it?

7th Jul 2021

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Pattali Makkal Katchi v Mayileruperumal

The Supreme Court held that Tamil Nadu's reservation for Vanniyars in education and employment within the Most Backward Classes category was unconstitutional. The Court observed that the reservation was not supported by empirical data on backwardness.

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Last Updated: 20211217

Bench:L.N. Rao J, B.R. Gavai J, B.V. Nagarathna J

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