Breaking: Gujarat HC Advocates' Assn to move SC challenging transfer of Jayant Patel J

Murali Krishnan September 26 2017
Jayant Patel

In a major development surrounding the resignation of Justice Jayant Patel, the Gujarat High Court Advocates Association (GHCAA) has passed a resolution to file a petition in Supreme Court challenging the transfer of the judge from the Karnataka High Court to the Allahabad High Court.

Most importantly, the GHCAA in its petition will also raise the larger issue of making Collegium proceedings transparent by disclosing reasons with regard to recommendations for appointment, non-appointment, non-confirmation of High Court judges, and elevation of High Court . . .

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