A FEW JUDGMENTS...
and the best lines
Heads the Supreme Court bench monitoring the National Register of Citizens in Assam case, the claims and objections of 4 million people whose names do not figure in the July 30 draft NRC “What assurance? Court gives only orders”
Leads a bench that instructs Centre to put in place special courts for the speedy trial of criminal cases involving politicians. Not getting any response, says: “The Union of India doesn’t appear to be ready and prepared”
Part of a bench that refuses to grant an extension to Sahara honcho Subrata Roy to deposit Rs 600 crore “We cannot be assembling every month for you to deposit meagre amounts”
Along with senior colleagues, sentences an allegedly “eccentric” Justice C.S. Karnan for contempt to six months in jail
“His public utterances had made the Indian judiciary a laughing stock” NOVEMBER 2016
Issues contempt notice to former Supreme Court Justice Markandey Katju for a blog post on his ruling commuting the death sentence of Govindasamy, convicted for raping a girl in Kerala in 2011 “It (the blog) is an assault on the judges and not the judgment”