Justice Chandrachud

SC dismisses plea against Justice Chandrachud taking oath as CJI, terms it 'misconceived'

Justice Chandrachud, the CJI-designate, is set to take oath as the 50th Chief Justice of India on November 9.

published on : 2nd November 2022

'Have to maintain regularity of exam': SC on plea seeking additional attempt for IIT JEE Mains 2022

During the hearing, the bench expressed displeasure with students preferring appeal against Delhi HC’s order of refusing to grant the students relief of additional attempt. 

published on : 26th August 2022

'Courts extremely burdened': Justice Chandrachud, Law Minister Rijiju on judicial pendency

The data available indicates that there are more than 4.1 crore cases pending in district and taluka courts and approximately 59 lakh cases are pending in different high courts.

published on : 20th August 2022

Adultery law unconstitutional, denudes woman of sexual autonomy: Justice Chandrachud

Chandrachud said that sexuality of a woman, which was a definitive expression of identity, was part of her inviolable core and neither the state, nor the institution of marriage could disparage it.

published on : 27th September 2018

Passing Aadhaar law as money bill is fraud: Justice Chandrachud

'Aadhaar cannot be treated as a money bill and passing a bill as money bill which is not a money bill is a fraud on the Constitution,' he observed in a separate minority judgment.

published on : 26th September 2018

'I would like to be a nationalist judge': Justice Chandrachud during Aadhaar hearing in SC

Justice Chandrachud, who is part of the five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, lost his cool after not getting a satisfactory reply to his query.

published on : 1st February 2018