KK Venugopal

Refrain from wading into policy issues,: Attorney General KK Venugopal to SC

When the bench asked the AG if the Act would remain valid as it is similar to the Ordinance, he said he would need time to argue on the merit of the larger issue, which is validity of the Act.

published on : 5th May 2022

Supreme Court entering policy domain, must keep in mind separation of powers: Attorney General

"Many of the Supreme Court judgements have gone beyond its judicial ambit. We have said it is a policy decision yet the court went ahead with its judgement," said AG KK Venugopal

published on : 4th May 2022

SC judgements touch policy decisions, must keep in mind separation of powers: AG to SC

Venugopal said that he would need time to argue on the merit of the larger issue which is validity as he was not informed that the arguments will be made today.

published on : 4th May 2022

Kerala law students send SOS, Attorney Gen KK Venugopal gifts Rs 12 lakh book

It was after exhausting all other options that the students and teachers of the law department at Kerala University knocked on the doors of Attorney General K K Venugopal.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Russia- Ukraine conflict: AG tells SC that Union govt has evacuated 22500 students from Ukraine

The court was hearing a plea filed by lawyer Vishal Tiwari seeking immediate and effective diplomatic steps and measures for the evacuation of the stranded Indian citizens in Ukraine.

published on : 21st March 2022

Can we ask Putin to stop the war? CJI to advocate

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked Attorney General KK Venugopal to use his office in helping evacuate some Indian medical students stranded in Ukraine.

published on : 4th March 2022

Attorney General KK Venugopal’s nod against hate speech accused

Narsinghanand’s statements were made in response to questions posed about the court proceedings in the Haridwar hate speech case.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Supreme Court seeks Attorney General KK Venugopal's help on media gag on CJI impeachment

A bench headed by Justice AK Sikri said it would not restrain the media before hearing the AG and declined to pass any order.

published on : 20th April 2018

Aadhaar data protected by five-feet-thick wall: Attorney General KK Venugopal to Supreme Court

The submissions came on batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the 12- digit biometric based identification number.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Supreme Court crisis will be settled: Attorney General KK Venugopal

Attorney General KK Venugopal expressed the hope that the crisis in the top judiciary following a revolt by four Supreme Court judges would be "settled".

published on : 13th January 2018

Supreme Court directs Tamil Nadu to follow NEET, counselling on Thursday

Supreme Court directed the State government to follow the NEET merit list in granting admissions to medical and dental courses for this academic year.

published on : 23rd August 2017

Ordinance in trouble as Attorney General does a NEET U-turn

Attorney General of India KK Venugopal has conveyed to officials that the Ordinance would not stand legal scrutiny.

published on : 22nd August 2017