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CJI impeachment issue: Advocate Prashant Bhushan files RTI for order on setting up five-judge bench

In his RTI application, Bhushan has sought information from the central public information officer of the Supreme Court regarding the listing of the case before a five-judge constitution bench.

published on : 8th May 2018

Prashant Bhushan flays CBI over closure of probe into Adani group firm

The CBI had told the Delhi High Court that it closed the preliminary enquiry as the matter related to intra-state transmission network within Maharashtra and was outside their jurisdiction.

published on : 2nd May 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

Supreme Court order on CJI's power to allocate cases evokes mixed response 

A bench headed by CJI Dipak Misra today dismissed a PIL seeking evolution of a "set procedure" to constitute benches and allot cases to different benches.

published on : 11th April 2018

Prashant Bhushan's plea to transfer defamation case against him by Amit Sibal dismissed

The court had on March 19 acquitted Chief Minister Kejriwal and Deputy CM Manish Sisodia after they had apologised to Amit Sibal for making "unfounded allegations".

published on : 11th April 2018

PIL in Supreme Court over CJI Dipak Misra's administrative authority as master of roster

Former Law Minister Shanti Bhushan filed the PIL through his son and senior advocate Prashant Bhushan who wrote a letter to the apex court's secretary general.

published on : 6th April 2018

BJP fully protecting 'Gau Rakshaks': Senior Supreme Court advocate Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan termed BJP's Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath as a 'goonda' and a 'history sheeter'.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Opposition parties begin impeachment process against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra

The impeachment motion is in relation to the CJI’s handling of the matters raised by four Supreme Court judges in a press conference on January 11.

published on : 27th March 2018

Justice Loya death case: Lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan demands SIT/judicial probe

Loya, who was hearing the high-profile Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case, allegedly died of cardiac arrest in Nagpur on December 1, 2014.

published on : 24th February 2018

Government trying to take away independence of judiciary, alleges Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan was speaking at a discussion organised by 'Janhastakshep' and PUCL on the topic - 'Felling of the Last Bastion: Is Indian Democracy in Peril'.

published on : 19th January 2018

Prashant Bhushan files complaint against CJI Dipak Misra, requests senior judges to hold enquiry

He requested five senior most apex court Judges, including the four rebel Judges, to hold an in-house inquiry into the medical college's bribery matter.

published on : 17th January 2018

Bar Council of India chief Manan Kumar Mishra says issues have been sorted out

Manan Kumar said all he did was to meet some judges, including the dissenting four, and request them to mutually sort it out.

published on : 16th January 2018

One had to confront CJI Dipak Misra for misusing his powers: Senior SC lawyer Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan said that Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra was “misusing his powers” after four sitting Supreme Court judges held a press conference – a first of its kind in India.

published on : 12th January 2018

No chance of returning to AAP, say Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav

Swaraj India founders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav on Monday said there was no such possibility.

published on : 4th December 2017

Centre throttling MNREGA by not allocating sufficient funds: Prashant Bhushan

An independent study on MNREGA shared with the media in a press conference today, contradicted the Centre's claims that 85 per cent of wages were paid in time, saying the figure stood at 32 percent

published on : 1st December 2017
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