Ayodhya Verdict: To take stock of security situation, CJI calls for meeting with UP top officials

Justice-Ranjan-gogoiNew Delhi, Nov 08: Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has called for a meeting with top officials from Uttar Pradesh ahead of the crucial Ayodhya verdict. Justice Gogoi has called for a meeting with the Chief Secretary and Director General of Police of UP.

During the meeting he would take stock of the prevailing law and order situation in Ayodhya and also the rest of the state.

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Why do CJIs always sign out of office with a bang

Justice-Ranjan-gogoiNew Delhi, Nov 06: In recent times, the Chief Justices of India have had a hectic last few days in office. Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, who retires on November 17 2017, like his predecessor has a hectic last few days in office.

Justice Gogoi has kept the best for the last and will pronounce the Ayodhya verdict, probably one of India’s most important cases before he retires on November 17.

Why CJI will have a hectic last few days before he retires on November 17

ranjan gogoiNew Delhi, Oct 29: Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi has a hectic last few days in office. The CJI will have to deliver three very crucial verdicts before he retires on November 17.

Apart from the crucial Ayodhya case, Justice Gogoi would have to pronounce orders in the Sabarimala and Rafale case as well.

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Why shouldn’t the Vishakha guidelines not apply to the CJI: Justice Santhosh Hegde

justice-hegdeNew Delhi, Apr 25: The Supreme Court has been in the news, following allegations of sexual harassment made against Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi.

On one hand an in-house committee of the Supreme Court is looking into the allegations, while on the other a Bench is hearing a petition filed by an advocate, who has alleged that the CJI was being framed.

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CJI, 4 future CJIs on Ayodhya Bench: Why it is inclusive and significant

New Delhi, Jan 9: The Bench that the Supreme Court constituted to hear the Ayodhya appeals is a very significant. It has the sitting Chief Justice of India on it and four future CJIs.

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CJI okays suspension of RCT judge accused in Rs 50 crore scam

ranjangogoiNew Delhi, Oct 19: The Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi has given his nod to suspend a Railway Claims Tribunal judge who was under the scanner for a Rs 50 crore scam relating to compensation claims in Patna, Bihar.

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CJI unimpressed with demand to lift ban on lawyers’ strike

New Delhi, Oct 7: Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Saturday disagreed with a suggestion by the Bar Council of India to lift a 16-year-old ban on strikes by lawyers, wondering why there should be a strike at all.

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Justice Gogoi takes over as CJI today: Here are the major verdicts passed by him

ranjangogoiNew Delhi, Oct 3: Justice Ranjan Gogoi will take over as the 46th Chief Justice of India today. He takes over from Justice Dipak Misra who retired on October 2 after passing a string of verdicts that included the constitutional validity of Aadhaar, adultery law, the Sabarimala Temple issue among others.

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CJI is master of roster, or else there will be chaos: Attorney General

kkvenugopalThere would be a chaotic situation if the Chief Justice of India is not the master of the roster, Attorney General of India, K K Venugopal said. The submission was made on a plea filed by senior lawyer and ex-law minister, Shanti Bhushan who challenged the existing roster practice of allocation of cases by the CJI.

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‘Existence of Supreme Court under threat’, says Justice Kurian Joseph in letter to CJI

justicekurienJustice Kurian Joseph has written to the Chief Justice of India stating that the very life and existence of the Supreme Court is under threat. History will not pardon us, if the court does not respond to the government’s unprecedented act of sitting on the collegium’s recommendation to elevate judge and senior advocate to the Supreme Court, he also wrote to CJI, Dipak Misra.

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