Collegium system has defeated its purpose: Former SC judge

Former Supreme Court judge Ashok Kumar Ganguly on Monday said that the Collegium system for appointment of judges has "defeated its purpose" and that an alternative system must be found out.

Majority of legal fraternity welcome Ganguly`s resignation

A majority of legal fraternity welcomed the resignation of former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly as chairman of West Bengal Human Rights Commission.

Ex-SC judge AK Ganguly resigns as West Bengal rights panel chief

Retired Supreme Court judge, AK Ganguly met Governor MK Narayanan on Monday.

Left Front undecided over Ganguly`s resignation

Left Front said sexual harassment allegations against AK Ganguly "might be a part of retribution by those aggrieved by his verdicts".

Intern`s affidavit was made public with her consent: Jaising

A senior woman law officer, instrumental in making public the affidavit of the law intern against retired Supreme Court judge, Justice AK Ganguly, claimed it was done with the "consent" of the victim.

Justice Ganguly should take decision on moral grounds: Manish Tewari

Justice AK Ganguly should consider the "nationwide outrage" against and take an appropriate decision on moral grounds immediately, Manish Tewari said.

Was denied copy of law intern`s affidavit: Justice AK Ganguly

Justice (retd) AK Ganguly said on Thursday that he was denied a copy of the law intern`s affidavit on grounds of confidentiality.

Govt may move towards Presidential Reference against Justice Ganguly

Government on Thursday appeared to be moving towards making a Presidential Reference for removal of Justice AK Ganguly as head of WBHRC.

Law clerk threatened to frame Justice Ganguly: WBHRC

Amid calls for Justice Ganguly`s resignation as WBHRC chairman, the Commission on Wednesday took cognisance of an alleged threat by a law clerk to frame its chief in a molestation case.

Lawyers come out in support of former Justice Ganguly

A group of lawyers from the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday came out in support of former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly, saying he should be allowed to work freely till proven guilty.

Sexual harassment: `Little difference between AK Ganguly, Tarun Tejpal case`

Indira Jaising said on Monday that there was very little difference between Justice AK Ganguly and Tarun Tejpal case, pertaining to sexual harassment.

Trinamool urges President to remove Ganguly if he does not quit

Trinamool Congress on Monday upped the pressure on former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly saying he should resign from the post of the WBHRC chief.

Somnath Chatterjee backs Justice Ganguly, says it`s easy to malign somebody

As the demand for Justice Ganguly`s resignation as chairman of WBHRC gains ground, Somnath Chatterjee on Monday said that if somebody was guilty of any crime under the law, he should be punished.

Justice Ganguly must quit as WBHRC chairman to protect dignity of office: Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley, said on Monday that former SC judge, Justice AK Ganguly should quit as WBHRC chairman in order to protect the dignity of his office.

No over-zealousness in Ganguly issue: Indira Jaising

Raising the pitch for removal of former apex court judge AK Ganguly as West Bengal human rights panel chief, Indira Jaising Sunday rubbished allegation of over-zealousness in the issue.

Have not decided anything on future course of action: Ganguly

Former Supreme Court judge Ashok Kumar Ganguly on Wednesday said he has not decided on his future course of action if the young woman filed a police complaint.

Justice Ganguly did not attend WBHRC office for third day

Justice Ashok Kumar Ganguly did not attend office in the West Bengal Human Rights Commission for the third day on Monday.