Constitution Bench

Constitution benches of Supreme Court to hear eight matters, including Aadhaar, from January 17

Besides the challenge to the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar Act, the constitution benches, the composition of which has not been uploaded so far on the apex court's website.

published on : 13th January 2018

'Black day' in Supreme Court history: Lawyer Prashant Bhushan explains court ordeal

Bhushan, earlier in the day, tweeted that CJI Dipak Misra presided over a "hand-picked bench to override yesterday's order" by another top court bench.

published on : 11th November 2017

Supreme Court disposes of 14 pleas to deposit demonetised notes, refers to Constitution bench

Supreme Court today disposed of 14 petitions seeking its nod to deposit demonetised notes and said that a five-judge Constitution Bench would deal with this aspect.

published on : 3rd November 2017

5-judge Constitution Bench to hear Aadhaar pleas on July 18-19

The matter was mentioned before the CJI as a three-judge bench had on July 7 said that all issues arising out of Aadhaar should finally be decided by a larger bench

published on : 12th July 2017

Supreme Court may set up Constitution bench to hear AAP government's pleas

The apex court had on February 15 referred to a Constitution bench a batch of pleas filed by AAP against HC verdict, which had held that Delhi is not a state and that LG is its administrative head.

published on : 17th April 2017

Supreme Court refers Delhi-Centre row over governance to Constitution Bench

A bench comprising Justices A K Sikri and R K Agrawal said that important questions of law and the Constitution are involved in the matter.

published on : 15th February 2017