amicus curiae

SC to examine whether top officials of CM can sign files on his behalf

SC to examine whether top officials of CM can sign files on his behalf

Nutan Thakur had moved the Allahabad High Court seeking direction that under the Rules of Business it was the Chief Minister alone who was competent to sign the files.

Jul 28, 2016, 23:16 PM IST

SC declines amicus curiae plea to withdraw in Delhi gang rape case

The Supreme Court on Monday declined the request by two amicus curiae - senior counsel Raju Ramachandran and Sanjay R Hegde - to withdraw from assisting the court in the hearing of the appeals by the convicts in December 16 Delhi gang rape case.

Jul 18, 2016, 23:44 PM IST
'Nirbhaya' case convicts write to CJI, oppose appointment of amicus curiae

'Nirbhaya' case convicts write to CJI, oppose appointment of amicus curiae

Two December 16 gang-rape convicts have written a letter to the Chief Justice of India against the appointment of Raju Ramachandran and Sanjay Hegde as amicus curiae.

Jul 12, 2016, 17:39 PM IST

Dec 16 gangrape: SC clarifies on appointment of amicus curiae

The bench also allowed an application filed by victim's mother seeking to implead her as a party in the case.

Jul 11, 2016, 18:24 PM IST

SC orders special audit of Kerala`s Padmanabhaswamy temple

The Supreme Court on Thursday entrusted the administration of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala to a five-member committee headed by the district judge of Thiruvananthapuram.

Apr 24, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

Huge gold, silver donations at Padmanabhaswamy temple mismanaged, SC told

The Supreme Court on Wednesday was told by the Amicus Curiae that there is no accounting for the massive gold and silver donations offered by the devotees at the famous Padmanabhaswamy temple located here.

Apr 23, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape: Court appoints amicus curiae

The court said there was a need for appointment of amicus curiae to represent Mukesh.

Apr 18, 2013, 20:16 PM IST

Hindu outfits slam CPI(M) over Padmanabhaswamy temple issue

Hindu outfits in Kerala have come down heavily on CPI(M) for opposing the proposals submitted in the Supreme Court by amicus curiae in the Padmanabhaswamy temple case.

Nov 09, 2012, 13:10 PM IST

Calcutta HC concludes hearing on contempt against Mamata

The Calcutta High Court concluded hearing on a plea for suo motu contempt against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Sep 27, 2012, 10:16 AM IST

SC amicus curiae, probing riots case, on Guj visit

Raju Ramchandran, who has been entrusted by the apex court to find out independently if there is any evidence against Narendra Modi.

Jun 18, 2011, 21:41 PM IST

Custodial death: Delhi HC appoints Amicus Curiae

The Delhi High Court today
appointed Advocate Rajesh Mahajan as Amicus Curiae to assist
the court in a case of alleged custodial death in Tihar jail
last month.

May 10, 2010, 19:52 PM IST

Lavalin scam: SC to consider CBI`s plea for amicus curiae

The SC has agreed to examine
CBI`s plea for appointing an amicus curiae (court officer) to
represent the Kerala Governor in a multi-crore rupee
corruption case allegedly involving senior CPI(M) leader
Pinarayi Vijayan.

Mar 10, 2010, 22:31 PM IST