Supreme Court Judge, Justice V. Ramasubramanian, has termed the Rule of Law as a system, which recognised and ensured equality of all citizens before law, to the extent that even the lawmakers were themselves bound by law, besides ensuring non-arbitrary form of government and preventing arbitrary exercise of power
Supreme Court judge Justice R.F. Nariman, who retired on Thursday, said that he enjoyed writing verdicts. "Can't say I have enjoyed every minute being a judge, but I certainly enjoyed writing judgements," said Justice Nariman, adding "Merit must predominate selection of judges
In his reaction to Justice DY Chandrachud's recent statement that the anti-terror should not be misused for quelling dissent, former Supreme Court judge Justice (retired) RV Raveendran said there may be need for a law like that but such draconian laws should not be used to thwart dissent in democracy.