Public Interest Litigation

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  • NC accuses Modi govt of attempts to dilute J-K’s special status

    NC accuses Modi govt of attempts to dilute J-K’s special status

    Opposition National Conference on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the decision of the Central Government to not file a written response to the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed in the Supreme Court challenging Article 35-A of the Constitution of India.......

    July 18, 2017
  • Former CJI P N Bhagwati passes away

    Former CJI P N Bhagwati passes away

    Former Chief Justice of India P N Bhagwati, who introduced public interest litigation (PIL) to the Indian judicial system, passed away here on Thursday, family sources said. He was 95. Chief Justice of India from July 12, 1985, to December 20,......

    June 15, 2017
  • Relief no remedy

    Relief no remedy

    Pragmatic and realistic had been the Chief Justice of India when he asserted that the Supreme Court had no magical medicine to cure all ailments ~ essentially an effort to curb frivolous Public Interest Litigation. No less realistic is the......

    March 8, 2017