DESK BRIEF: The NCT case referral marks the first whiff of substantial Constitution Bench activity during the CJI’s tenure.
17th May 2022More
DESK BRIEF: In a year where Constitution Benches remained largely inactive, the Supreme Court expanded its jurisprudence on reservations.
25th Dec 2021More
This post analyses changes in the pendency of matters before Constitution Benches of the Supreme Court from January 2019 to December 2021.
24th Dec 2021More
We discuss the changes in pendency before Constitution Benches of the Supreme Court in 2021.
23rd Dec 2021More
One of the main constitutional functions of the Court is exercised through Constitution Benches.
26th Nov 2021More
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 2021More
There should be reasons for a summons trial, and testimony through affidavit is allowed. Multiple offences may be tried jointly.
30th Apr 2021More
Contrary to predictions, the Supreme Court has returned to hearing Constitution Bench matters.
20th Jul 2020More
The post looks at the number of Constitution Bench cases pending in the Court.
17th Jul 2020More
Overall decrease in pendency of constitutional matters before Supreme Court during the year 2019.
27th Feb 2020More