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The Desk

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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Court Data

How many Constitution Bench cases are pending?

The Court has 48 Constitution Benches which are hearing 396 cases. The rate of disposal for such matters has reduced during the pandemic.

14th Jun 2021

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The Desk

Supreme Court Frames Guidelines to Tackle Pendency of Cheque Dishonour Cases

There should be reasons for a summons trial, and testimony through affidavit is allowed. Multiple offences may be tried jointly.

30th Apr 2021

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Court Data

How many Constitution Bench cases are pending? [2020]

The post looks at the number of Constitution Bench cases pending in the Court.

17th Jul 2020

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28% decrease in pending Constitution Bench cases in 2019

Overall decrease in pendency of constitutional matters before Supreme Court during the year 2019.

27th Feb 2020

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The Desk

#9: Land Acquisition – Recusal

Request for recusal of Arun Mishra J refused in land acquisition case.

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7th Feb 2020

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The Desk

Permanent Constitution Benches: Structural Reform of the Supreme Court

Permanent five-judge Constitution Bench to be constituted to hear all constitutional matters.

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4th Oct 2019

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The Desk

Interview with Kamini Jaiswal

Kamini Jaiswal on pendency of cases before the Court, new roster system, and important cases to look out for.

6th Jul 2019

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Court Data

Number of Constitution Bench decisions

Till date there have been 2187 constitution bench decisions rendered by the Supreme Court.

5th Mar 2018

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