Maharashtra varsity confers former CJI Sharad Aravind Bobde with Honorary Doctor of Laws

According to the release issued by the Raj Bhavan, the Honorary degree awarded to Justice Bobde was accepted by his son Shrinivas Bobde during the virtual event.

published on : 9th July 2021

I leave with the satisfaction that I did my best: Outgoing Chief Justice of India SA Bobde

Bobde said he was demitting office after 21 years as judge and it has been his richest experience in the top court and the camaraderie with brother judges has been wonderful.

published on : 23rd April 2021

HCs in 'crisis situation' with huge vacancies for judges: Supreme Court

The court said that the Centre should proceed to make appointment immediately after the apex court collegium recommends the names.

published on : 20th April 2021

Supreme Court hands down high-voltage decision in favour of the Great Indian Bustard

The verdict came after a long legal battle on a plea in which the petitioner had submitted that the Great Indian Bustard is a large bird and finds it difficult to manoeuver easily in flight.

published on : 20th April 2021

Courtrooms to shrink in future thanks to technology, says CJI Bobde

S A Bobde also said that although the coronavirus pandemic has posed challenges in access to justice, it has paved the way for modernising courtrooms.

published on : 27th March 2021

Centre asks Chief Justice of India SA Bobde to recommend his successor

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Friday sent a letter to Justice Bobde, who is set to retire on April 23, seeking his recommendation, the sources said.

published on : 20th March 2021

Don't scandalise it, BCI urges activists as it comes in support of SC over rape remarks

The apex bar body, in a resolution adopted during a meeting, termed the letter written by CPI(M) politburo member Brinda Karat to CJI SA Bobde as a 'malicious attack' on the judiciary.

published on : 5th March 2021

Hyderabad activists pen scathing letter to SA Bobde over 'marry the victim remark', want him to step down

All India Progressive Women’s Association, Human Rights Forum, and Mazdoor Kisan Sangharsh Samiti also objected to the remarks.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Brinda Karat writes to CJI urging him to withdraw remarks made during hearing of bail plea of rape accused

Karat was referring to remarks made during the hearing of a plea filed by a public servant, who is accused of repeatedly raping a girl, against the Bombay High Court February 5 order.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Is it safe for a 14-year-old to terminate 26-week pregnancy, CJI-led SC bench asks Haryana hospital

The 14-year-old girl, in her plea, has stated that she was raped by her cousin leading to an unwanted pregnancy. She approached the apex court seeking permission to terminate her 26-week pregnancy.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Shocker as SC asks alleged rapist if he’ll marry victim

"We are not forcing you to marry. Let us know if you will, otherwise you will say we are forcing you to marry her,” the CJI said.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre, others on plea against electronic media

A bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, agreed to hear the PIL and sought the responses of the government and others.

published on : 25th January 2021

CJI Bobde fumes at aspersions being cast on farm law committee members

The bench said the committee had not been given powers to adjudicate and its role was only to hear the grievances of the parties impacted and report to the court.

published on : 21st January 2021

Opinions can change, says CJI Bobde; defends farm panel

The farmers have rejected the Supreme Court panel saying all the four members had backed the contentious laws.

published on : 20th January 2021

Proactive Supreme Court role in untangling the farm agitation mess?

Though both sides agreed on a fresh date for talks, farmer leaders insisted it was merely to avoid blame on not being open to negotiations since the matter is in court.

published on : 11th January 2021
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