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The Desk

J. Indu Malhotra’s 9 Most Significant Judgments

During her term at the Supreme Court, Indu Malhotra J has delivered several noteworthy judgments.

12th Mar 2021

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Gender Equality v. Religious Freedom in Personal Laws Cases

There is a constant conflict between the tenets of personal law and the need to ensure gender equality.

19th Jun 2020

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Supreme Court Rules in focus

Order VI Rule 1 of the Supreme Court Rules 2013 was amended to provide for the formation of single judge benches to hear certain matters.

15th May 2020

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Petition inspired by Sabarimala – I

After the Sabarimala judgment various petitions were filed demanding entry into mosques for Muslim women.

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15th May 2020

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Court to have single judge benches

The Supreme Court has announced that specific matters related to transfers of cases and bail will be heard by a single judge bench.

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13th May 2020

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Court Data

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

10 Cases that Shaped India in 2019

The primary themes in the ten most important cases that shaped India in 2019 seemed to revolve around democracy, citizenship and religion.

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17th Feb 2020

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#2: Sabarimala Review

Court to hear constitutional questions surrounding review of Sabarimala judgment.

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13th Feb 2020

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The Supreme Court in Review, 2019

"The Supreme Court in Review" brings together academics, students and lawyers across the country to discuss landmark judgments of the Court.

11th Dec 2019

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Indian Young Lawyers’ Association v State of Kerala

The Supreme Court declared unconstitutional the Sabarimala Temple's custom of prohibiting women in their 'menstruating years' from entering.

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Last Updated: November 14, 2019

Bench:A.M. Khanwilkar J, D.Y. Chandrachud J, Rohinton Nariman J

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