“India has taken a step backwards by retaining the collegium” - Senior Advocate KK Venugopal

Bar & Bench October 20 2015
KK Venugopal

Four days ago, a Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court  struck down the 99th Constitutional Amendment Act, leading to  the revival of the collegium system of judicial appointments.

In this interview with Bar & Bench, Senior Advocate and Constitutional law expert, KK Venugopal, who appeared for State of Madhya Pradesh, shares his thoughts on the judgment and how India has taken a step backwards by retaining the collegium system.

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