Category Archives: Judiciary

A Suggested Roadmap to Reform Indian Judiciary

Any judicial reform must address these issues so that the justice delivery system becomes efficient and more friendly to common citizens of India. Continue reading

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The Judicial Accountability Bill

The judicial accountability bill tries to streamline few things but does not effectively address the issue of corruption in judiciary. It will get more teeth only if some of the proposals of Anna Hazare team are incorporated. Continue reading

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How Healthy is Indian Judicial System?

There is an urgent need to fix the Indian legal system and make it friendly to common people. Slow justice delivery speed is just a symptom underneath many things have weaken the system. A thorough overhaul at all levels and in all areas is long overdue. Continue reading

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Pending Cases and Undertrials

There are over 3.2 crore pending cases in Indian courts. About 2.5 lakh jail inmates are under trial. The legal system is still a prisoner of procedures and technicalities. So, who will give justice to the ordinary man? Continue reading

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Is the Contempt of Law Stifling Justice?

While no one can be allowed to scandalize or lower the authority of the courts, but why this vague provision stifle honest and fair criticism and take away liberty of common citizens? Should judge’s conduct (even of corruption) be beyond scrutiny or concern of “We, the people of India?” Continue reading

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Who Controls the Process of Justice in India?

Indian government is squarely responsible for not providing adequate infrastructure to the judiciary. The current pile of 3.2 crore pending cases in India speaks for governmental apathy. Hope technology will provide some relief. Continue reading

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