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We tried to set things right: Retired Supreme Court judge Chelameswar on January 12 press conference

Chelameswar, who retired on Friday, said that he strongly believed that the unprecedented judges’ Press conference in a way, was their contribution towards strengthening the judicial system.

published on : 23rd June 2018

Former Chief Justice of India TS Thakur criticises senior-most Supreme Court judges for January 12 presser

Justice (retired) Thakur was referring to the presser by four senior judges -- Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, M B Lokur and Kurian Joseph -- who had virtually raised a revolt.

published on : 19th May 2018

'Piquant' and 'unprecedent' situation where CJI party, four-judges may have role: Supreme Court

Sibal said then the court should tell him from where to get the copy of the order and where to mention the matter.

published on : 8th May 2018

Supreme Court dismisses PIL against pension, benefits to former MPs

The Supreme Court today dismissed a PIL challenging the perks, including pension and travel allowances, given to former Parliamentarians.

published on : 16th April 2018

Legal experts divided over issues raised by senior Supreme Court judges over apex court's functioning

While former Delhi High Court judge Justice S N Dhingra reacted sharply, former Chief Justice R M Lodha said the recent happenings have dented the image of the Supreme Court badly.

published on : 13th April 2018

Justice Chelameswar refuses to hear PIL against CJI's powers, says he doesn't want 'another reversal of his orders after 24 hours'

Prashant Bhushan referred the PIL challenging the master of roster concept to Chelameswar's bench as the CJI cannot deal with it but the latter denied it saying the reasons were too 'obvious.'

published on : 12th April 2018

Justice Chelameswar battles for more transparency in collegium meetings

Batting for more transparency in collegium meetings, Justice J Chelameswar today said a proper performance assessment of high court judges for elevation to the top court was hardly done.

published on : 9th April 2018

Complaint against Karnataka judge wasn't handled as per SC guidelines: Government writes to CJI Dipak Misra

The letter written by Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad comes days after Justice J Chelameswar  wrote to SC judges.

published on : 8th April 2018

Government treading upon judicial independence, alleges Congress  

Congress responded on the issue of Supreme Court judge Justice J Chelameswar's letter to CJI Dipak Misra, cautioning on the judiciary-government bonhomie.

published on : 30th March 2018

Lawyers' body concerned over issues raised by SC judge Justice Chelameswar

Justice Chelameswar had shot off a letter on Martch 21 to the CJI urging him to consider convening a full court to take up the issue of alleged executive interference in judiciary.

published on : 30th March 2018

Supreme Court judge Justice Chelameswar red flags Centre's interference, asks CJI Dipak Misra to convene full court

Justice Chelameswar, in his letter written on March 21, cautioned that "the bonhomie between the judiciary and the government in any State sounds the death knell to democracy".

published on : 29th March 2018

Not much headway in resolving Supreme Court judges' crisis

Sources said some of the judges are holding informal parleys in a bid to resolve the crisis in the wake of the virtual revolt by the four judges against Chief Justice Dipak Misra.

published on : 19th January 2018

Judicial rift: Big four meet CJI Dipak Misra, suggest plan to fix Supreme Court crisis

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra holds talks with them for second time in three days; buys time to consider proposals

published on : 19th January 2018

Supreme Court Crisis: Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra meets four rebel judges

The meeting which was held over the issues raised by Justices J Chelamaswar, Kurian Joseph, Ranjan Gogoi and Madan B Lokur lasted for 15 minutes and was called by the CJI himself. 

published on : 16th January 2018

Supreme Court crisis seems unresolved, will be settled in 2-3 days: Attorney General K K Venugopal

On whether he had a meeting or spoke with any of the four judges or the CJI, Venugopal said, "Nothing of that sort has happened".

published on : 16th January 2018
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