#JudgmentReserved: SC delivers judgment seven months after reserving it

Bar & Bench April 23 2017
Vulnerable witnesses

The Supreme Court bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and RK Agrawal delivered a judgment on April 10 in a Civil Appeal, seven months after reserving it. The judgment in the case, Mrs Hema Khattar & Anr v  Shiv Khera, was authored by Justice Agrawal, and reserved on September 6 last year.

Why did this case take so long to decide?  Let us examine the facts, and the . . .

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