Kerala Government welcomes Sathasivam as new Governor

Seeking to put behind the differences and controversies, Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Wednesday welcomed the appointment of former Supreme Court Chief Justice P Sathasivam as the new Governor of the state.

Appointment of ex-CJI as Governor not good for democracy in India, says AAP

The Aam Aadmi Party slammed the BJP-led NDA government over the appointment of former Chief Justice of India Palaniswamy Sathasivam as the new Governor of Kerala and said that the independence and credibility of the judiciary should be maintained.

Former CJI JS Verma passes away

Former Chief Justice of India, Justice JS Verma passed away on Monday at the age of 80 due to multiple organ failure.

‘Urgent steps needed in legal education system’

Urgent steps are needed to repair cracks in the legal education system, former Chief Justice of India G B Pattnaik has said.

Petition against ex-CJI Balakrishnan returned for `curing defect`

A petition seeking an
investigation against former CJI KG Balakrishnan, his brother
and son-in-law, alleging amassing of wealth disproportionate
to known sources of income was returned on Tuesday by a special
court.

Fresh troubles for former KG Balakrishnan

In fresh troubles for former CJI Justice KG Balakrishnan, the Income Tax investigation wing has begun a preliminary enquiry into the allegations of amassment of wealth by his family members.

Lawyers begin signature campaign against Former CJI

A collection of lawyers of the Kerala High court on Wednesday began a signature campaign seeking resignation of former CJI Justice KG Balakrishnan as chairperson of the National Human Rights commisison.

Former CJI defends verdict in Bhopal case

Former Supreme Court Chief
Justice A H Ahmadi Tuesday rejected criticism of dilution of
charge against Union Carbide executives in Bhopal gas tragedy
case, saying in criminal law there was no concept of vicarious
liability.

Judiciary not free from corruption: Former CJI

Terming charges against Karnataka
High Court Chief Justice as "very unfortunate",
a former CJI on Wednesday said the allegations will damage the image
of entire Judiciary but maintained that it was not free from
corruption.