D Y CHANDRACHUD
Supreme Court rejects pleas seeking review of 2018 Aadhaar verdict
Justice D Y Chandrachud, one of the five-judges of the bench, dissented with the majority verdict and said that the review petitions be kept pending until a larger bench decides the question related to certification of a bill as a money bill.
SC judgement on pleas seeking review of verdict upholding validity of Aadhaar scheme on Monday
A five-judge bench, comprising Justices A M Kh...
SC expresses displeasure over shirtless man being visible on screen during hearing
This is not the first time such untoward incident has happ...
Supreme Court to pronounce reasons for interim bail granted to Arnab Goswami in abetment to suicide case
On November 11, the top court had granted interim bail to Goswami saying it will be 'travesty of justice' if personal liberty is curtailed.
SC defers hearing on hate speech after I&B ministry issues notice to channel on UPSC jihad
The top court will now examine the issue after September 28 when the channel has had an opportunity to respond to the notices issued by the information and broadcasting ministry. The court extended the interim injunction passed against airing of the programme on September 15 till October 5 and adjourned the hearing till then.
SC says human dignity as important as free speech, frowns on TV shows stereotyping a community
The bench, which has put on hold the telecast of a TV show which alleged a conspiracy to fill up the bureaucracy with Muslims, asked the producers to explain why such incendiary images were mixed up with a supposed investigative report to spread “half-truths”.
Judges becoming victims of 'juicy gossips' and 'slanderous' social media posting: Justice NV Ramana
Supreme Court judge N V Ramana on Saturday said that judges are now becoming victims of "juicy gossips" and "slanderous social media postings" as they restrain themselves from speaking in their own defence.
D Y Chandrachud reveals one of the great torments of being a judge
The SC judge also spoke about a limitation that the court faces.
There is chasm between ideals and implementation of JJ Act: Justice Chandrachud
Justice D Y Chandrachud, who was speaking at the National Juvenile Justice Consultation programme held at the Supreme Court here, said it was imperative to acknowledge that children in conflict with law are not just offenders but in many cases are in need of care and protection.
Govt must read 'extremely important' dissent order in Sabarimala verdict: Justice Nariman
Justices Nariman and Chandrachud, who were a part of the five-judge Constitution bench in the Sabarimala case, on Thursday dissented from the majority verdict and dismissed the plea seeking review of the apex court's earlier judgment allowing entry of women of all ages to the Sabairmala temple.
CJI under RTI Act: SC to pronounce verdict tomorrow
A five-judge constitution bench headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi will pronounce the judgement at 2 pm. Other members of the bench are Justices N V Ramana, D Y Chandrachud, Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna.
Meet the five judges who delivered the Ayodhya verdict
Supreme Court on Saturday ruled that the Hindus would get the entire disputed 2.77 acres in Ayodhya. The Muslims will get alternate land either in the surplus 67 acres acquired in and around the disputed structure by the central govt or any other prominent place.
Ayodhya: Nirmohi Akhara is not a shebait or devotee of the deity Ram Lalla, says SC
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said the Akhara's suit was barred by limitation. The bench also comprising Justices S A Bobde, D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S Abdul Nazeer further said that Ram Janmbhoomi is not a juristic person.
Chandrachud vs Chandrachud: SC judge confident his father would have concurred on ADM Jabalpur verdict
Chandrachud Jr, while overruling the 1976 verdict, termed the earlier verdict as being 'seriously flawed'.
A yr after Sabarimala verdict, Justice DY Chandrachud reveals he received vile threats, was advised not to see social media
Chandrachud, however, added that criticism is a part of the system.