The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's role in IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal seemed like "insider trading" and agreed to hear a plea for making public the names of cricketers, who were mentioned in the Justice Mudgal Committee report.
On a day when the Supreme Court is due to decide on the constitutional validity of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara (Management) Act, 2014 passed by its Legislative Assembly, the apex court has asked the state government to give a report on the law and order situation over the SGPC row by Thursday afternoon.
Senior Supreme Court lawyer and former Solicitor General of India Harish Salve on Monday said that the reputation of lawyers has been lowered by his generation, but expressed hope that the new talent joining the legal system would help lift it.
India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be answerable if an enquiry is ordered into cover up of the IPL betting and fixing scandal since he lied to the probe panel that Gurunath Meiyappan was not associated with CSK in any official capacity, senior Counsel Harish Salve said on Friday.
Former Supreme Court judge, AK Ganguly, indicted over sexually harassing a law intern, came under attack from noted jurist Harish Salve who charged him with "casting aspersions" by accusing her of acting at somebody`s behest.
The Andhra Pradesh govt appointed senior advocates Harish Salve, K Parasaran and G Umapathy to represent the state in appeal against the latest award of Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal, in Supreme Court.