Tag: K K Venugopal

COVID-19 pandemic: Supreme Court proposes to lift extension of limitation period

The Supreme Court Wednesday said it proposes to lift the extension of limitation period for filing appeals which was granted by it with effect from...

Ravi Shankar Prasad attacks lobby trying to pressure SC | India News

NEW DELHI: “Of late, there has been a disturbing trend of some people campaigning through social media and newspaper articles insisting on what the Supreme...

Plea in SC seeks initiation of criminal contempt proceedings against Kunal Kamra

NEW DELHI: A petition was Friday filed in the Supreme Court seeking initiation of criminal contempt proceedings against stand-up comic artist Kunal Kamra for his...

AG refuses to reconsider decision declining consent to initiate contempt against CM Reddy

New Delhi: Attorney General K K Venugopal has refused to reconsider his November 2 decision declining consent to BJP leader and lawyer Ashwini Upadhyay to...

Prashant Bushan pays up Re 1 fine, seeks review of contempt conviction | India News

NEW DELHI: Advocate Prashant Bhushan deposited Re 1 fine amount in the Supreme Court on Monday to escape default punishment of three months imprisonment and...

Supreme Court seeks Attorney General’s assistance in 2009 contempt case against Bhushan, Tejpal

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday accepted the plea of activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan to seek assistance of Attorney General K K Venugopal in a...

Centre unlikely to cede ground on GST compensation

(This story originally appeared in on Aug 31, 2020) NEW DELHI: The government is unlikely to give in to demands for changing the compensation formula...

Expression of opinion cannot constitute contempt of court: Prashant Bhushan to SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The expression of opinion, “however outspoken, disagreeable or unpalatable to some”, cannot constitute contempt of court, activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said on Monday...