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Eminent 16 Civil Society members intervene for Bhushan against SC Contempt proceedings

Sixteen prominent civil society members from varying fields of work have filed an intervention application in the suo moto contempt proceedings pending against Prashant Bhushan before the Supreme Court, legal news confirmed LiveLaw legal news portal The applicants, through Advocate Prasanna S, have stated that expressing opinion about functioning of the constitutional judiciary or any Read More…

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Sr Advocate Bhushan to fight against SC judges in defamation case

Senior journalists N. Ram and Arun Shourie and advocate Prashant Bhushan have jointly moved the Supreme Court against a law that allows criminal contempt action to be initiated on the “incurably vague” ground that a publication may tend to or even scandalize or lower the authority of a court of law. Advocate Prashant Bhushan, who Read More…

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Supreme Court raps Nageswara Rao who was Interim CBI Director

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi took serious note of violation of two earlier orders of the apex court and issued contempt notice to Rao for transferring Sharma to the CRPF on January 17 without taking prior permission from the court.   The Supreme Court Thursday came down heavily on CBI for transferring Read More…