The Supreme Court of India has conferred the position of senior advocates to 51 former Chief Justices/ Judges of high courts under section 16(2) of the Advocates Act, 1961.
Following are the former Chief Justices/Judges who have been designated as Senior Advocates, with their parent High Court:Bombay High Court
Justice Bhushan P DharmadhikariJustice Dilip Babasaheb BhosaleJustice Sunil Prabhakarrao DeshmukhJustice Zaka Aziz-ul-HaqJustice Ravi Krishnarao DeshpandeJustice Ravindra Manoharra...
Tarun J Tejpal’s book is set in an unnamed world of iron bars, but it is not a prison novel. It is a novel about politics, law, love, society, cops, media and the million mutinies that rage around us. It is a monumental work, an audacious ode to the human spirit.
The capital punishment debate took a new turn when the Supreme Court said that it will rationalise the sentencing process. What ails the judgment process? Why is the death sentence a dilemma for the judges?
Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana on Monday sought advice from fellow Supreme Court Judge, Justice J.K. Maheshwari, regarding the elevation of two Judges from one High Court to another.
Usually the Supreme Court Collegium, headed by the Chief Justice of India and mostly comprising four other senior-most Judges of the Apex Court, which recommend the elevation of judges.
The current collegium includes CJI N.V. Ramana, Justice U.U. Lalit, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and...