Supreme Court to examine PIL challenging roster practice of allocation of cases by CJI

The bench however took objection when the counsel made an attempt to bring to its notice the unprecedented January 12 press conference held by four of the top court's most senior judges.

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

Impeachment of CJI can't cure every problem in judiciary, says Supreme Court Justice Chelameswar

He pointed out that along with Justice Gogoi, he had written in the judgement of Justice C S Karnan that apart from impeachment there must be mechanisms to put the system in order.

published on : 7th April 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 affiliated to any political party: Supreme Court judge Justice Chelameswar

Cites limits of freedom of expression; to settle in Krishna dist after retirement

published on : 29th January 2018

Inequality more in India, equality keystone of Constitution: Supreme Court Justice J Chelameswar

Justice Chelameswar, the second senior most Judge of the apex court, said that inequality exists in terms of religion, caste, language and region and there are historic reasons for the same.

published on : 28th January 2018

Justice Chelameswar refuses to comment on Supreme Court crisis

Justice Chelameswar did not accept any questions from scribes on the progress of resolving the deadlock.

published on : 22nd January 2018

‘Our Constitution is greatest public policy document’, says Supreme Court Justice Jasti Chelameswar

Supreme Court Justice Jasti Chelameswar praised the Constitution and those who created it, billing it as the greatest public policy document in the country.

published on : 21st January 2018

Constitution is the greatest public policy: Justice Chelameswar

The Supreme Court Judge asked the youth to value the biggest public policy document - the Constitution of India- which was prepared by people who made great sacrifices for the country.

published on : 20th January 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

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra meets four senior-most Supreme Court judges

CJI Dipak Misra held a meeting with four senior-most SC judges to resolve issues raised by them during a press conference on January 12.

published on : 18th January 2018

Judges row: Top four ask CJI Dipak Misra to reform process and make it public

This position was apparently made clear to the CJI when he had a meeting with the four judges on Tuesday in a bid to find a resolution to the issue. 

published on : 18th January 2018
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