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Observer Desk

Posted on 15.05.17 by

The Triple Talaq Case (Day 2 Arguments)

The five-judge Constitutional Bench continued hearing the Triple Talaq case on May 12. 2017. Petitioners, intervenors and the Amicus dominated the second day of arguments. These arguments continued to scrutinize the scriptural and religious foundations of the challenged practice. The weight of submissions against the practice has piled up and we’re yet to hear any… Read More

Observer Desk

Posted on 12.05.17 by

The Triple Talaq Case (Day 1 Arguments)

On 11 May 2017 the 5 Judge Constitutional Bench began hearing the Triple Talaq case. This case tags W.P. (C) 118 /2016 (Shayara Bano v. Union of India & Ors) and the Suo W.P. (C) 2 /2015 (In re: Muslim Women’s Quest for Equality). The Chief Justice began by framing two fundamental issues: Whether instantaneous… Read More