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Senior Advocates on CJI Lalit’s ‘Striking’ Tenure

On CJI U.U. Lalit's retirement, Senior Advocates who practiced with him or argued before him, shared their views on his 74-day tenure.

7th Nov 2022

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Justice Indira Banerjee’s Judgments: Rent Control, Elections and Criminal law

Justice Indira Banerjee's Judgments have left a mark on a variety of subjects.

22nd Sep 2022

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Chief Justice Ramana’s Tenure in Numbers

CJI Ramana's rate of authoring judgments only saw a negligible drop when he became Chief Justice of India.

25th Aug 2022

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SC Lists 25 Constitution Bench Cases for September

The Court will hear 25 of 41 pending 5-Judge Bench cases from August 29th. Justice U.U. Lalit will begin to serve as CJI in the same week.

24th Aug 2022

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Justice A.M. Khanwilkar’s Tenure in Numbers

Justice Khanwilkar became the fourth Judge to retire from the SC in 2022. SCO reviewed his tenure in numbers.

28th Jul 2022

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The Constituent Assembly on Retired Judges Taking Up Executive Office

K.T. Shah believed that retired Judges must not be appointed to any executive office under the Union or the State. Ambedkar was unconvinced.

21st Jul 2022

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Justice L. Nageswara Rao’s Tenure in Numbers

The SC's long season of judicial retirements continues with Justice L.N. Rao's term ending on June 7th. SCO reviews his tenure in numbers.

8th Jun 2022

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2022 Half-Year Review: SC Retirements and Court Administration

The Court will see Judges retiring every month up until November 2022—which may bode poorly for the 70,000 cases pending at the SC.

6th Jun 2022

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Justice Vineet Saran’s Tenure in Numbers

With Justice Saran's term ending on May 10th, the SC enters a long season of judicial retirements. SCO reviews his tenure in numbers.

10th May 2022

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Six Years on the Bench: Reviewing Justice Rao’s Legacy

Benches led by Justice L.N. Rao will decide key questions on reservations in promotion and rights of gig workers

14th Apr 2022

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