#JudgmentReserved: Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre authored seven of the 31 judgments delivered last week

Judgment Reserved

Prompt delivery of judgments, once they are reserved, is the norm in the Supreme Court; delay is an exception. Last week (April 17-21), fourteen Judges authored 31 judgments,  all delivered promptly, after they were reserved.

Of them, Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre, has the distinction of having authored seven of them. Justice Sapre retires on August 27, 2019. His distinction last week may well be explained by serendipity.

Justice NV Ramana comes second with four judgments to his credit. Justices Navin . . .