V Sudhish Pai
Recent events have been harrowing — a Chief Minister writing to the CJI making serious allegations against the senior most judge of the Supreme Court.
08 Nov 2020
There is more rhetoric than legal reasoning in the contention that the law is against secularism and the Constitution’s basic structure
26 Dec 2019
The SC’s direction in the Maharashtra govt formation case may have achieved many things desirable, but it was against the Constitution.
30 Nov 2019
The extensive and expansive use of judicial review and constitutional adjudication as an instrument of what is perceived to be reform arouses profound controversy.
16 Nov 2018
Justice Chelameswar, who retired recently, never hesitated to take a different view and plough a lonely furrow
26 Jun 2018
To say judgments and orders should not be criticised—sometimes under the threat of contempt—is a death blow to the rule of law
04 Nov 2017
Former Chief Justice of India P N Bhagwati passed away recently, but his legacy will live on in the corridors of law
29 Jun 2017
Power is of an encroaching nature, wrote former US President James Madison. That is true of all power, judicial power is no exception
27 Mar 2017
Age, geography and a variety of such factors shouldn’t determine the composition of the highest court. To go by seniority, as it is done today, is to deny the Supreme Court the best available talent. The infusion of academic jurists and such other steps will lead to its enrichment
27 Mar 2016
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27 Jan 2016
17 Nov 2015
03 Nov 2015