SC reserves order on probe against former CJI Balakrishnan

The SC reserved its order on a plea for its direction to the Centre to take action against NHRC Chairman and former CJI KG Balakrishnan for his alleged misconduct during his tenure as apex court judge.

Troubles continue for ex-CJI, KG Balakrishnan

Troubles continued for Balakrishnan with the survey dept concluding that his son-in-law PV Sreenijan had allegedly encroached govt land.

NHRC makes public assets of ex-CJI Balakrishnan

The National Human Rights
Commission has made public skeletal details of assets owned by
its Chairman K G Balakrishnan showing there was no change in
the moveable and immovable properties owned by him.

CPIO`s order against disclosing ex-CJI`s I-T returns upheld

An Income-Tax appellate authority
here has upheld the order of Central Public Information
Officer (CPIO) not to provide a copy of NHRC chairperson and
former CJI K G Balakrishnan`s I-T returns to an RTI applicant.

Ex-CJI says I-T return contents cannot be disclosed

NHRC Chairperson Justice KG Balakrishnan has told Income Tax authorities that details of his I-T returns cannot be disclosed but he had no objection in
revealing his total income or taxable income.

Ex-CJI Balakrishnan wants his I-T info out of RTI

NHRC chairman and former CJI KG Balakrishnan has asked the income tax office in Kochi not to disclose details of his I-T returns, citing that the CJI’s office is beyond the purview of the RTI Act.

Former SC judge asks KGB to come clean

Former Supreme Court judge KT Thomas has asked ex-CJI KG Balakrishnan to take the initiative in bringing out the truth regarding allegations of disproportionate wealth levelled against his relatives.

Further trouble brewing for ex-CJI Balakrishnan

Further trouble is brewing for former
CJI Justice K G Balakrishnan as his yougner brother K G
Bhaskaran.

SC should be accessible to poor, says ex-CJI

Former Chief Justice of India K G
Balakrishnan today said the Supreme Court should be
"accessible" to the poor and asked lawyers to work for the
uplift of the downtrodden.

Keep confidential info with CJI outside RTI ambit: Ex-CJI

Former CJI, Justice Rajendra Babu on Monday said certain areas, such as
confidential and sensitive information gathered by the CJI on
the appointment of judges, should be kept outside the ambit of RTI Act.

Ex-CJI irked over HC judges` refusal to declare assets

Former Chief Justice of India V N Khare Friday expressed displeasure over a reported decision of the Allahabad High Court administration whereby details of the assets of its judges were not to be made public.

Social justice a dynamic device: Ex-CJI

Terming social justice as the `soul` of Indian Constitution, former Chief Justice of India R C Lahoti said it is a dynamic device to elevate
the status of the deprived section in the society and
mitigate their plight.