Source: The post is based on the article “On sealed cover jurisprudence” published in “The Hindu” on 18th February 2023. Syllabus: GS2- Judiciary Relevance: Issues related to the transparent process of justice News: The Chief Justice of India firmly refused the ‘suggestions’ offered by the government in a sealed cover on the formation of a… Continue reading On sealed cover jurisprudence
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[Answered] What do you understand by sealed cover jurisprudence? Highlight the concerns associated with this practice?
Introduction: Write down the meaning and provisions related to sealed cover jurisprudence in India Body: Write down 4-5 concerns associated with the sealed cover jurisprudence. Conclusion: Provide a brief way forward The sealed cover jurisprudence is a practice used by the Supreme Court and lower courts, of accepting information from government agencies in sealed envelopes… Continue reading [Answered] What do you understand by sealed cover jurisprudence? Highlight the concerns associated with this practice?
Sealed justice: On sealed cover jurisprudence
News: Recently, the Supreme Court has decided that it will examine the issue of ‘sealed cover jurisprudence’ in the Media One channel case. What is ‘sealed cover jurisprudence’? This practice gained much traction in recent years, in this contents or evidences are provided to judges in sealed envelopes, withheld from lawyers appearing against the government,… Continue reading Sealed justice: On sealed cover jurisprudence
The Issue of Sealed Cover Jurisprudence – Explained, pointwise
For 7PM Editorial Archives click HERE → Introduction On March 15 2022, two separate benches of the Supreme Court red-flagged the practice of Courts accepting information from the Government agencies in sealed envelopes. In a case involving the Bihar Government, a three-judge bench headed by the Chief Justice N V Ramana made it clear that it wanted all… Continue reading The Issue of Sealed Cover Jurisprudence – Explained, pointwise