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On the brighter side, CJI Misra will be given credit for the nod to live-streaming of the top court's proceedings -- a move that will take court proceedings to the drawing rooms.
The Supreme Court will consider whether the exclusion of women (between the 10-50 age group) amounts to 'discrimination' and is therefore against the Constitution.
CJI, who wrote the judgement for himself and Justice Khanwilkar, said adultery dents the individuality of women and it is not a crime in countries like China, Japan and Australia.
A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and comprising Rohinton Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra pronounced the verdict.
The government may also further strengthen the framework relating to social media to ensure that rumours which may lead to such incidents are checked.
Justice Loya verdict: Opposition leaders to discuss impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra, to meet Venkaiah Naidu today
In the wake of the Supreme Court's rejection of an independent probe into Justice Loya's death, Opposition leaders led by Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad will renew their bid for impeachment of the CJI.
The apex court said that there is no merit in the filed petitions and there is no reason to doubt the statements of sitting judges.
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.
Two days after the crisis began, a seven-member delegation of the Bar Council of India today also met the Chief Justice who assured that the matter would be sorted out soon.