SC clears path for Justice Karnan’s arrest: Review rejected

justice-cs-karnanJustice C S Karnan can be arrested now with the Supreme Court rejecting his review plea. The registry before which the petition was filed rejected the same on the ground that in the wake of a final order being passed, it cannot entertain the plea.

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Triple talaq: SC reserves verdict as Muslim board assures advisory to all qazis

triple-talaq-2The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a plea that challenged the constitutional validity of triple talaq. The Bench heard the matter on a day to day basis. Today on the concluding day of the hearing, the court granted each of the parties to make submissions for 20 minutes each.

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UP govt to forward 200 triple talaq complaints to SC

triple-talaqAs the hearing on triple talaq before a constitution bench is set to conclude today, the centre has proposed to forward 200 complaints regarding the issue to the Supreme Court of India. Over the past few months at least 200 complaints have been filed by Muslim women in Uttar Pradesh alone. These were forwarded to the state’s law department.

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In triple talaq matter, Sibal draws inference from birds in the Alaska sky

triple-talaq-2The Supreme Court on Wednesday suggested that Muslim women must be given the option to say no to triple talaq. The Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice of India, J S Khehar sought to know that if such an option could be given.

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Muslim women should be allowed to say no to triple talaq: SC

muslim-womenThe Supreme Court on Wednesday suggested that Muslim women must be given the option to say no to triple talaq. The Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice of India, J S Khehar sought to know that if such an option could be given.

SC questions WhatsApp’s dual standards for India and rest of world on data sharing

whatsappWhatsApp is good, but fundamental rights of a citizen more important, the Supreme Court observed. A five judge constitution bench headed by Justice Dipak Mishra was hearing petitions which had raised concerns over the privacy issues surrounding the popular messaging service WhatsApp.

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Justice Karnan can be arrested: SC refuses urgent hearing of his plea

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to urgently hear a petition filed by Justice C S Karnan. I may be arrested anytime and hence the matter should be heard urgently, Justice Karnan’s lawyer said on his behalf. As a result of this the police can go ahead and arrest Justice Karnan.
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“If talaq is said once and not recalled in 3 months, it constitutes a divorce”

triple-talaqDoes Muslim Personal Law mean shariat or something else, the Supreme Court sought to know during the arguments on the triple talaq issue. A five judge Bench of the Supreme Court is determining whether triple talaq is sacramental and can be enforced as a fundamental right.

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SC judges of 5 different religions to hear triple talaq matter today

triple-talaq-2The Bench of the Supreme Court which would hear the triple talaq matter has been constituted interestingly.

There are judges of five different religions who constitute the Constitution Bench. The Bench is headed by Chief Justice of India, J S Khehar a Sikh.

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Justice Karnan moves SC, seeks recall of arrest order

justice-cs-karnanJustice C S Karnan as moved the Supreme Court today seeking recall of the order that sentenced him to six months in jail. Justice Karnan in his application says that the SC has erred by convicting him.

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