Delay in disposing case: Gujarat High Court closes contempt proceedings against 10 judges but case to form part of their service record

The 10 judicial officers from Anand district were issued show-cause notices as they failed to dispose of a suit pending from 1977 despite a directive to dispose it of, latest by December 2005.
Gujarat High Court
Gujarat High Court

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday accepted the "remorse" and the unconditional apology of the 10 judicial officers, who had failed to dispose of a suit since 2004 despite express direction of the High Court to do so by December 2005. 

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