Bar Association

PM Modi's security breach: SCBA urges ex-judge Indu Malhotra to enquire into threat calls to advocates

On Monday, the SCAORA, claimed the threat calls were made allegedly by pro-Khalistan organisation Sikhs for Justice.

published on : 12th January 2022

Three-judge bench to consider prayer to treat cost of Rs 25 lakh as donation: Supreme Court

Attorney General KK Venugopal said the applicant feels that cost is in the nature of a penalty and therefore wants that the amount already been deposited, be treated as a donation.

published on : 4th January 2022

Hold society’s well-being above all: CJI to lawyers

CJI Ramana says advocates must work to improve judiciary’s image  

published on : 27th December 2021

Low-intensity blast in Rohini courtroom leaves cop injured

A Delhi Police release said there was no casualty, but a Naib Court, head constable Rajeev, sustained minor injuries and was receiving treatment.

published on : 10th December 2021

Explosion in Delhi's Rohini court exposes holes in security cover

While the bar association raised the issue of security lapses, the police officials assured them of better security system in the future.

published on : 10th December 2021

Sujata Kohli vs Rajiv Khosla: For former judge, justice is delayed & denied

"I think that kind of delay literally denies it and I have been a lawyer and later a judge, so if a lawyer and a judge can't get justice you can imagine the fate of a layman," said Sujata Kohli.

published on : 6th December 2021

Delhi: Ex-chief of bar association gets away with Rs 40,000 fine in assault case

Former president of Delhi High Court Bar Association Rajiv Khosla was convicted on October 29 under IPC Sections 323 (causing hurt) and 506 (criminal intimidation).

published on : 1st December 2021

Odisha lawyers resort to cease work over police mistreatment of colleague

President of Jagatsinghpur district bar association, Ramananda Panda was arrested by the police after his wife Lipi had lodged an FIR accusing him of torture over a family dispute.

published on : 25th November 2021

Opposition to transfer of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee grows louder

Madras Bar Association passes resolution, asks collegium to reconsider its decision; such transfers could hinder judges from adjudicating boldly, say advocates

published on : 15th November 2021

Women lawyers in Delhi flay Bar's stir against Rajiv Khosla conviction

A court had convicted former Delhi High Court Bar Association President Rajiv Khosla for assaulting a woman lawyer in 1994.

published on : 12th November 2021

'Chief Justice is master of roster': Jaipur Bar Association irks SC with judge boycott call

The bench also asked the Registrar General of the High Court of Rajasthan at Jaipur to submit a report pointing out exactly what happened on September 27, 2021.

published on : 26th October 2021

Physical hearing in SC should commence forthwith: Apex court bar body

The resolution came a day after Chief Justice of India (CJI) N V Ramana said that physical hearing of the cases may hopefully resume after Dussehra's vacation.

published on : 27th September 2021

First elevate 13 women lawyers as HC judges: SC Bar Association to CJI NV Ramana

CJI exhorted women lawyers to strongly raise demand for 50 per cent reservation in the judiciary and assured them of his "total support".

published on : 27th September 2021

SCBA President writes to CJI N V Ramana, seeks audience to discuss issues of Bar

The letter raised the issue of designation of apex court lawyers as seniors and said the ‘Committee for Designation of Senior Advocate' is “obliged to meet at least twice in a calendar year.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Not advisable and feasible to have national level security force for judges: Centre to SC

Terming the issue as an administrative one, the bench asked whether the Centre was willing to raise a force like CISF or Railways Protection Force for judges and judicial officers in the country.

published on : 17th August 2021
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