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VOICES

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Judicial activism, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court, Kurian joseph

There is nothing wrong about Justice Kurian Joseph speaking his mind now

Don't shove judicial corruption under the carpet. It's been done long enough, with terrible results.

POLITICS

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Ranjan gogoi, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court, Kurian joseph

Justice Kurian Joseph - A candid interview that raises more questions than it answers

The retired SC judge refused to give a specific answer to a politically sensitive issue, but insisted that “things improved” under the previous CJI after the press conference.

POLITICS

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Indu malhotra, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court, Lord Ayyappa

Sabarimala temple verdict: Bravo, My Lords! But what about these?

Several religious places in the country either bar women or allow them only at certain times. Is the Supreme Court looking their way?

POLITICS

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Criminal politicians, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court, Disqualification of mpmlas

Disqualification of legislators: With SC refusing to intervene, onus is on political parties to come clean

It is for the Parliamentarians to put national interest before vote bank politics and desist from giving tickets to candidates with criminal cases.

VARIETY

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Supreme Court, Dipak Misra, Vikram seth, Homosexuals

Section 377 struck down: Why the war is far from over

The weeding out of this regressive law has come as a release for persons of alternative sexuality who form between seven and eight per cent of India's population.

VOICES

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Transgenders, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court, Homosexuality

Section 377 struck down: Not just homosexuals, why it is time for everyone to celebrate

This article has been co-authored by DU research fellow Ramanand and Gauri Pande of Center of Policy Research & Governance.

VARIETY

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Collegium System, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court of India, Justice Chelameswar

What justice Chelameswar taught us about dissent

The judge stood unapologetically tall in the line of dissenters.

POLITICS

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Dipak Misra, BJP, CJI impeachment

Move to impeach CJI will only yield losers

Impeachment has become an expensive farce — politically convoluted, episodic, lacking in due process and unmitigated in its expanse and uncertainties.

VARIETY

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Judicial overreach, Justice Chelameswar, Dipak Misra, CJI impeachment

Opposition is only doing its job by questioning judiciary

It is important to probe charges of impropriety against CJI Dipak Misra.

POLITICS

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Judicial crisis, Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra, Impeachment motion

Why I think impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra is politics at its lowest

The will leave the Indian judiciary in a worse position.