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Prashant Bhushan

Is the Supreme Court right in punishing Prashant Bhushan?

The Supreme Court should not fear any criticism no matter how scurrilous or malicious

11 Sep 2020 6:58 PM

Supreme Court fines Prashant Bhushan Re 1 for contempt of court

Bhushan, who has been convicted for two tweets against the judiciary, has to deposit the fine with the Supreme Court registry by Sep 15

31 Aug 2020 1:06 PM

DC Edit | Begging to forgive

Justice Arun Mishra, heading the bench, suggested to Bhushan that he utter “magical” word “apology” and go to the category of Mahatma Gandhi

27 Aug 2020 3:46 PM

Supreme Court to refer 2009 contempt case against Prashant Bhushan to another bench

The apex court in November 2009, had issued contempt notice to Bhushan and Tejpal for allegedly casting aspersions on some judges

25 Aug 2020 8:03 PM

Prashant Bhushan to Supreme Court: Recall contempt verdict, send out statesman-like message

Attorney General K K Venugopal also asked the bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra to forgive Bhushan

25 Aug 2020 6:58 PM

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Prashant Bhushan refuses to apologise for his tweets against judiciary

Public expression of these beliefs was I believe, in line with my higher obligations as a citizen and a loyal officer of this court

24 Aug 2020 2:14 PM

Shobhaa De | In search of Idealistic India: It will rise again

Are we shortchanging this generation of intelligent, capable young people?

22 Aug 2020 6:59 PM

I have been grossly misunderstood: Read Prashant Bhushan's statement on Supreme Court verdict

Bhushan told a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra that he would consult his lawyers and think over the apex court's suggestion

20 Aug 2020 4:32 PM

Supreme Court gives Prashant Bhushan two days to reconsider his 'defiant statement'

The top court on August 14 held Bhushan guilty of criminal contempt for his derogatory tweets against the judiciary

20 Aug 2020 12:44 PM

Prashant Bhushan moves SC to defer sentence hearing in contempt case

The apex court on August 14 held Bhushan guilty of criminal contempt and fixed August 20 for hearing on arguments on sentencing

19 Aug 2020 3:46 PM

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Apex Court to examine 'larger issues' on allegations against judges

The court said that the issues involved in the 2009 contempt case against Mr Bhushan had “wider ramification”

18 Aug 2020 8:19 AM

AA Edit | Prashant Bhushan ruling: Court in contempt of justice

One of Bhushan’s tweets suggested that access to justice was denied during lockdown, and he seemingly attributed the reason to the CJI

17 Aug 2020 5:24 PM

Supreme Court holds Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt for tweeting against judiciary

Senior advocate Dushyant Dave, appearing for Bhushan in the matter, had said, the two tweets were not against the institution”.

14 Aug 2020 12:37 PM

Supreme Court allows Prashant Bhushan, others to withdraw petition on contempt law

The petitioners had challenged the constitutional validity of a legal provision dealing with criminal contempt for "scandalizing the court"

13 Aug 2020 2:28 PM

Prashant Bhushan moves Supreme Court, seeks to recall contempt notice against him

Bhushan has sought a direction to declare that the apex court's secretary general has allegedly "acted unconstitutionally and illegally"

01 Aug 2020 9:36 PM

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AA Edit | Witch-hunt whiff to Supreme Court's contempt suit

Curbing Bhushan’s freedom of expression is all the more problematic as prosecuting him indirectly encourages a growing trend of intolerance

24 Jul 2020 5:26 PM

Supreme Court initiates contempt of court proceedings against lawyer Prashant Bhushan

The matter is scheduled to be heard on Wednesday by a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra.

21 Jul 2020 10:48 PM

Prashant Bhushan to move SC for probe in WhatsApp row

The names of those whose accounts were hacked include rights activists, lawyers, academicians and journalists.

02 Nov 2019 1:01 AM

Rafale case: Petitioners file written submission in SC

The review petitions were filed by Yashwant Sinha, Arun Shourie, Prashant Bhushan and others.

22 May 2019 3:38 PM

How often do we place ‘reason’ before ‘identity’?

A lot of innovative ideas were thrown up but the allotted time was over before the mike could come to me.

29 Mar 2019 12:54 AM

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