Soli Sorabjee

The passing of a legend: A tribute to Soli Sorabjee

When he took over as Attorney General he had said that he did not see his role as that of a 'hatchetman' of the government of the day.

published on : 4th May 2021

RIP Soli Sorabjee: President Ramnath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi pay tributes to noted jurist

The 91-year-old had served as the Attorney General for India from 1989-90 and then from 1998-2004.

published on : 30th April 2021

Former Attorney-General Soli Sorabjee passes away at 91 due to COVID-19

Sorabjee had been honoured with Padma Vibhushan in 2002 for his defence of the freedom of expression and the protection of human rights.

published on : 30th April 2021

Aadhaar verdict: Former Attorney General​ Soli Sorabjee supports Justice Chandrachud's dissent

In a judgment pronounced as 4:1 majority, the Supreme Court of India upheld the Aadhaar Act and scheme after striking down some provisions.

published on : 26th September 2018

Venkaiah Naidu has rightly applied his mind: Soli Sorabjee on Vice-President's impeachment notice decision

Eminent jurist and former Attorney General of India Soli Sorabjee today welcomed Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu's decision to reject the motion against CJI Dipak Misra.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra ‘ill-conceived’: Soli Sorabjee

The former Attorney General told that the move will raise a question on the independence and neutrality of the Indian Judicial system.

published on : 28th March 2018

Soli Sorabjee terms Supreme Court verdict on triple talaq as progressive

The noted jurist said that since the Supreme Court has held the practice of triple talaq as unconstitutional, no Muslim husband would be able to divorce his wife using this method.

published on : 22nd August 2017