"Keeping Collegium recommendations on hold not acceptable": Supreme Court issues notice to Union Law Secretary

Withholding consent for appointment of judges is becoming some sort of a device to compel these persons to withdraw their names, the Court noted.
Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Justice Abhay S Oka
Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Justice Abhay S Oka

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Union Law Secretary in a plea calling into question the Central government's delay in processing names recommended by the Collegium for appointment as judges. (The Advocates Association Bengaluru vs Barun Mitra & anr)

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