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Jan 12 29 tweets 5 min read
#SupremeCourt hearing pleas by former AIADMK minister KT Rajenthrabhalaji accused in a government Job scam case. He was arrested on 5th Jan 2022, after he had moved the Apex Court challenging the rejection of his anticipatory bail by the Madras HC. Case Name- KT Rajenthrabhalaji Vs State of Tamil Nadu
#Senior Advocate Mukul Rohatgi arguing for the State for Tamil Nadu opposing the maintainability of his Habeas corpus plea under Article 32. And challenge to Anticipatory bail which became infructuous after he was arrested.
Jan 12 11 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt hearing plea against “Hate Speeches” delivered between the 17th and 19th of Dec, 2021 in two events organized in Haridwar (by one Yati Narsinghanand), & in Delhi (by an organization self-styled as ‘Hindu Yuva Vahini’). CJI- we will issue notice and see what State Govt has to say.
Senior Adv Kapil Sibal- Very well Milord.
Senior Adv Indira Jaising- In 2019 all States were directed to appoint a Nodal Officer to prevent Mob lynching. But none was appointed.
Jan 12 4 tweets 1 min read
#SupremeCourt bench led by CJI will announce the name of retired Supreme Court judge who will head the committee that will probe the breach in PM’s security during Punjab visit on January 5. CJI- Justice Indu Malhotra (Retd) will be chairperson of the Committee that will probe the Security Breach. Committee will also consist of DG NIA, DG Security of Punjab and Reg General of Punjab and Haryana HC
Apr 24, 2021 78 tweets 27 min read
#DelhiHC to shortly begin special hearing on another plea relating to the COVID crisis in Delhi

The matter will be heard by a division bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli The petition is by Maharaja Agrasen Hospital
Apr 24, 2021 5 tweets 3 min read
#SupremeCourt Justice NV Ramana going to take oath at 11 AM today as the 48th Chief Justice of India.
Live Link Swearing-in-ceremony started with the National Anthem. President of India will administer oath to the office of the CJI. Prime Minister Narendra Modi present along with Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.
Apr 23, 2021 13 tweets 4 min read
#SCBA going to bid farewell to Hon'ble Mr.Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde Hon'ble #CJI, today at 5 PM (Live Link) Secretary of the Bar #SCBA is felicitating the farewell.
Senior advocate Pradeep Rai Vice President SCBA spoke about the life and achievement of the Chief Justice.

#Farewell #CJI #SABobde
Apr 23, 2021 42 tweets 6 min read
#DelhiHC begins hearing two hospitals plea for supply of oxygen

Priyadarshini Manish for MKS Super Speciality - I have around 90 COVID patients. I wish My Lords pass a direction for uninterrupted supply of Oxygen to my hospital. Senior Advocate Rahul Mehra shares an order - Here are the contacts who can refill the oxygen. Nodal officers number also mentioned.
Apr 23, 2021 12 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt CJI Bobde led bench to hear suo motu cognizance taken by it over the issue of the critical situation arising due to shortage in supply of oxygen to hospitals in the Capital and also of the shortage of life-saving drugs. Yesterday, SupremeCourt took Suo motu with regard to the Supply of oxygen, Supply of Essential Drugs, the method and manner of Vaccination and the power to declare the lockdown. “We want the power to lockout with the State Government not by a judicial order,” said the Court.
Apr 23, 2021 8 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt hearing Vedanta’s Plea seeking to allow the operation of its Tuticorin plant, Tamil Nadu for free production of medical oxygen which would fulfil shortage of Oxygen supply in Hospitals.

The plant has been closed in violation of environmental laws. 301- Senior Advocate CS Vaidyanathan- There is a law and order situation, they are finding it extremely difficult to...
CJI- Yesterday you didn’t tell us about this.
Apr 22, 2021 13 tweets 2 min read
Samadhan: Delhi High Court Mediation Center and Delhi School of Public Policy & Governance, Delhi University under the Action Researcher by Department of Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice organising 2nd International Conference on Mediation. The Conference is being innagurated by Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Ministry of Law and Justice and Electronics, IT Image
Apr 22, 2021 92 tweets 49 min read
#SarojHospital moved DelhiHC seeking directions to the Centre, AAP Govt & INOX Air Products Ltd to meet its urgent demand of depleting oxygen

@MoHFW_INDIA @AamAadmiParty #COVID19 #OxygenShortage It seeks directions to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, AAP Govt & to its vendor INOX Air Products Ltd to immediately supply 3000 Cu/M of LMO to Saroj Super Specialty Hospital and continue the same on a daily basis during the peak of the present COVID wave.
Apr 21, 2021 80 tweets 33 min read
#DelhiHC begins urgent hearing over current COVID condition in Delhi.
@AamAadmiParty #COVID19 @MoHFW_INDIA Hearing before Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Rekha Palli begins

@AamAadmiParty #COVID19 @MoHFW_INDIA
Sep 18, 2020 19 tweets 3 min read
#DelhiHC hearing plea seeking independent inquiry in the #JamiaViolence matter. #AntiCAAProtest
ASG Aman Lekhi appearing for the Delhi Police continues his arguments. Mr. Lekhi submitted that the transfer of investigation is done in exceptional cases when Fundamental rights are severely endangered.
Jul 21, 2020 24 tweets 14 min read
Mukul Rohatgi for @SachinPilot : The judgement be read according to the facts. No judgement can be read in vacuum or without the facts. The Kihoto judgement be read according to facts. #RajasthanPolitics #RajasthanPoliticalCrisis #SachinPilot #Congress Rohatgi Reading Kihoto judgement: the entire emphasis was on defection from one party to other party. When you quote Aaya Ram Gaya Ram, you cross the floor! #SachinPilot
Mar 5, 2020 16 tweets 12 min read
#SupremeCourt bench headed by Chief Justice of India start hearing “Shantanu Kumar V Union of India”, matter relating to the allegation that the CGL (Combined Graduate Level) Examination 2017 and CHSL (Combined Higher Secondary Level) Examination 2017 were tainted. Today-Prashant Bhushan says that the report of the Committee led by Justice Singhvi has been submitted.
One of the recommendation is that the exam may not be scrapped to which Mr. Bhushan objects.
#SupremeCourt
Mar 3, 2020 7 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt bench of Js. Banumathi, Js. Bopanna hearing the Case “RitikaSharan V SujoyGhosh”, Family matter pertaining to child custody. Application of released of passport of child from Husband was filed by wife. Child is 7 years old. Wife has got a temporary job in Singapore. Husband works for WIPRO and wife works as Asia Head of Nike, whose Indian office is closing. So they have asked to work in Singapore.
Jan 16, 2020 9 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt hearing matter Chowgule & Company Private Limited V Goa Foundation wherein petitioner challenged the BombayHC Order which had set aside the State of Goa decision to permit transportation of the royalty paid ore. Today- Senior Counsel Mukul Rohatgi says by virtue of the judgment of this Court there has been no mining. However there are lot of mining material is lying at the mines.
Aug 14, 2019 20 tweets 10 min read
#SupremeCourt #Ayodhyadispute #Ramjanmabhoomi #Babrimasjid
Day 6- The Constitution bench assembles. Mr. Vaidyanathan begins his submissions for the day. #Ayodhya
Apr 25, 2019 11 tweets 4 min read
#SupremeCourt HARSH MANDER Versus UNION OF INDIA AND ANR
W.P.(C) No. 1045/2018 PIL-W
Court 1, item 3
BEFORE  HON'BLE  THE CHIEF JUSTICE HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE DEEPAK GUPTA AND HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE SANJIV KHANNA
Facts: Matter related to #unlawfuldetention of “#foreigners” Today- Affidavit has been filed by state of Assam. Mr Mehta the SG appearing for the state of Assam reads the Measures to be taken by the state governmnet for the release of foreigners in detention centres who have been detained for a long time.
Jan 22, 2019 4 tweets 1 min read
#SupremeCourt SHANTANU KUMAR vs. UNION OF INDIA
W.P.(C) No. 000234 - / 2018
Court 3, Item 1
BEFORE HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE SANJAY KISHAN KAUL and HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE DEEPAK GUPTA
Facts: Letter Petition & Pil Matters : Others Upon perusal of the status reports dated 25.7.2018 and 30.8.2018 filed by the CBI.
Jan 17, 2019 4 tweets 2 min read
#SupremeCourt #SSC SHANTANU KUMAR vs. UNION OF INDIA
W.P.(C) No. 234/2018
Court 3, Item 2
BEFORE HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE S.A. BOBDE and HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE DEEPAK GUPTA
Facts: Letter Petition & Pil Matters : Others

Today-Mr Tushar mehta says that The entire process is not tainted however there are instances where cheating has been done.
Mr Prashant Bhushan appearing for the petitioners suggests 3 more names for the committee in addition to the 2 names suggestes by the bench earlier.