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Observer Desk

Posted on 23.09.17 by

Cow Vigilantism Case – Day 5 Arguments (Indira Jaising and Kapil Sibal)

The bench, comprising of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, began the day’s hearing by monitoring compliance with the orders issued in the previous hearing – namely that State Governments appoint nodal officers to monitor prevention and punishment of cow vigilantism. The hearing commenced with Ms Indira Jaising, representing the petitioner Tushar Gandhi, observing… Read More

Observer Desk

Posted on 12.09.17 by

Cow Vigilantism Case – Day 1, 2, 3 Arguments

A 3 Judge Bench of the Supreme Court has begun hearing arguments on the Cow Vigilantism case about the growing number of violent incidents by cow vigilantes. The legal challenge specifically pertains to cow protection legislations of some states which seem to provide immunity to these cow vigilantes acting in “good faith”.  The Bench included… Read More

Observer Desk

Posted on 06.09.17 by

Cow Vigilantism Case – Day 4 Arguments

The hearings on Day 4 commenced with arguments by Ms Indira Jaising, Senior Advocate appearing on behalf of one of the petitioners, before a 3-judge bench comprising the Chief Justice Dipak Misra,  Justice Amitava Roy and Justice AM Khanwilkar. Ms Jaising drew attention to the order of the Court on 21.07.17, which recorded the statement of… Read More