Author : P S Ramamohan Rao


Is higher judiciary in a cul-de-sac?

Is higher judiciary in a cul-de-sac?

Oct 09,2016 , 01:24 AM IST | News Analysis
Why is the SC judgment flawed? The judgment restores the collegium procedure laid down by the Supreme Court in the Third Judge’s case, by way of interpreting the meaning and import of Article 124(2) of the Constitution.  In doing so, the court, by a tortuous “sleight of the pen,” morphed Article 124(2) to resemble Article