ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Contempt of Evidence

The Delhi High Court recently sentenced four journalists of a newspaper that accused the former chief justice of India of passing orders favouring his sons, for contempt of court. This has evoked criticism of the court's interpretation of the contempt law. A listing and discussion of the allegations of misconduct against the former chief justice.

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