Supreme Court admits anti – NJAC PILs; Justice Khehar to continue on the Bench [Updated]

Murali Krishnan April 22 2015

After days of uncertainty and heightened drama, the Supreme Court today issued notice to the Central government and all the States in the batch of petitions challenging the Constitutional validity of National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC).

The decision came today evening post 4 pm after a day-long hearing on the composition of the Bench and whether Justice JS Khehar should be part of the Bench hearing the case. Given the fact that Justice Khehar was a member of the last Collegium and will be a member of the NJAC in . . .

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