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India 4 Supreme Court judges attack Chief Justice Dipak Misra in unprecedented press conference

17:08  12 january  2018
17:08  12 january  2018 Source:   indiatoday.intoday.in

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Four senior Supreme Court judges J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, MB Lokur and Kurian Joseph have raised their voice against the chief justice of India Dipak Misra for ignoring their suggestions to take remedial steps on several matters. The unprecedented press conference at judge J

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In an unprecedented move, at least four sitting Supreme Court judges addressed a press conference in New Delhi today on judicial corruption and appointments. Justice J Chelameswar along with three other senior-most judges of the Supreme Court - Justice Kurian Joseph, Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Madan Lokur - will hold the press conference at the former's official residence, 4 Tughlak Road in the national capital.

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Judicial corruption and appointments have been the bone of contention not only between the judiciary and the government, but also within the judicial community.

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  Democracy At Stake, Things Not In Order: 4 Supreme Court Judges Democracy At Stake, Things Not In Order: 4 Supreme Court JudgesIn an unprecedented press conference - the four judges, who are the senior most after the Chief Justice - said that "things are not in order" with what they described as "the administration of the Supreme Court". They said that repeated attempts to alert the Chief Justice to their concerns - including a meeting with him this morning - failed to make any progress which is why they decided to voice their complaints publicly. An independent judiciary is essential for a functioning democracy, they said. When asked if they believe the Chief Justice should be impeached, they said, "Let the nation decide.

Four judges of the Supreme Court today went public with their grievances against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra , saying things were not right the way India's top court was functioning. Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph, in an unprecedented press

Four top Supreme Court judges on Friday held an unprecedented press meeting here and took on Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on the issue of judiciary's

The four judges are expected to openly address and discuss startling issues of judicial corruption at the highest levels in the judiciary. Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra is not participating or addressing the press conference. This will be the first time ever in the history of India that the nation's senior-most judges are directly speaking to the nation through the media.

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