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SC Judgment Review 2021: Legislative Competence

We discuss three judgments in which the Court defined the extent of the powers of Parliament and State Legislative Assemblies.

27th Dec 2021

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Aadhaar Link to Voter Lists — What has the Supreme Court said?

Does Aadhaar's link to electoral rolls contravene the Court's privacy jurisprudence?

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The Consequences of Pending Constitutional Benches

One of the main constitutional functions of the Court is exercised through Constitution Benches.

26th Nov 2021

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J. Bhushan’s 11 Key Judgments on Reservation, Privacy, Religious Rights

Bhushan J's opinions have left an impact on reservation law, while he dealt with multiple COVID relief cases and Ayodhya disputes.

3rd Jul 2021

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The Attorney General: Defender of the Constitution or Representative of the Government?

The AG’s choice of placing fidelity to the Constitution or the Government can have a significant impact on how the law is shaped.

22nd Jun 2021

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Aadhaar Mission Creep: Facebook & WhatsApp Linkage

DESK BRIEF: These cases will redraw the application of Aadhaar, social media regulation and permissible State and private surveillance.

22nd Aug 2019

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Upcoming Aadhaar Bill

The Aadhaar Bill which allows individuals to voluntarily use their Aadhaar number as identification with banks and telecom companies.

13th Jun 2019

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Constitutionality of Aadhaar: 6 Must Reads

Here are some must-reads on the constitutionality of Aadhaar

19th Oct 2018

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Government’s flip-flop on the Aadhaar-SIM linking issue before the Supreme Court

Roham Venkaramakrishnan writes the government's defence rests on shaky ground

4th May 2018

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Aadhaar: Analysis of first 13 days

This post reviews the key arguments and postulations raised by three counsels - Sr. Advs. Shyam Divan, Kapil Sibal, and Gopal Subramanium

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5th Mar 2018

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