With the application of defection law being unclear, the SC will decide whether the case needs to be heard by a larger Bench.
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Subhash Desai v Principal Secretary, Governor of Maharashtra
The Supreme Court is deciding whether the rebellion within the Shiv Sena led by Mr. Eknath Shinde amounts to defection under the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution. This Constitution Bench will conclusively decide whether the Speaker of a House can disqualify members, despite the members sending him a notice of removal.More