Three High Courts in India have appointed new Chief Justices. Justice Darmar Murugesan (61) of the Madras High Court was made Chief Justice of Delhi High Court, the Kerala High Court Acting Chief Justice, Justice Manjula
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Should capital punishment in California be streamlined or abolished. That is the question that is reaching critical mass in this budget crunching climate. As a long standing confrontation between proponents and
Conservative Justice Antonin Scalia, who regularly rules against criminals, is leading the pro-defendant charge in reversing convictions for murderers, drug dealers, drunk drivers and wife beaters, because of the right
The Supreme Court has rejected the deferment plea in the Ayodhya title suit. A three member bench headed by the Chief Justice of India, S.H. Kapadia and consisting of Justice Aftab Alam and Justice K.S. Radhakrishnan
The Supreme Court has stayed the interim orders passed by Justice D.V. Shylendra Kumar in which he had made remarks about the administrative decisions including the composition of Benches, roster system and also
Justice D.V. Shylendra Kumar’s outspoken nature is not new for most of us. However, in recent days his pronouncements have once again assumed prominence.
The probe panel set up by Vice President Hamid Ansari to probe allegations of corruption and land grabbing against the Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court, Justice P.D. Dinakaran, has been reconstituted following
A Special Bench comprising outgoing Chief Justice K.G. Balakrishnan, Justice Deepak Verma and Justice B.S. Chauhan, today allowed the Reddy quartet’s mining company, Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) to mine in
Justice Sharif, Justice Nisar reject govt decision Updated at: 1913 PST, Saturday, February 13, 2010 ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Lahore High Court Justice Khwaja Sharif and Justice Saqib Nisar, the senior most LHC
Chrysler's planned asset sale to a group led by Italy’s Fiat was delayed by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who granted a request for a delay sought by state pension funds.
If you are injured and seeking compensation then you have to aware of various issues involved in the compensation claim process. There are several instances where insurance companies use underhand tactics in order to
For eight years of Clinton, then eight years of Bush, Carlos Ortiz has waited. With the election of Obama, Ortiz hopes he will have to wait no more to become the first Hispanic Supreme Court justice.
In a landmark decision at the intersection of state, federal and international law, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that neither the World Court nor President George W. Bush can mess with Texas when it comes to that
A high-level Algerian delegation has visited the U.S. prison camp at Guantanamo Bay and confirmed the identities of 17 Algerians imprisoned there, the justice minister said Sunday. Justice Minister Tayeb Belaiz did
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. on Monday renewed his call for a pay increase for federal judges. A measure now moving through Congress with bipartisan support is “vital” and long overdue, the chief justice said in