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"Is our judiciary so weak that it is unable to defend itself?" TN Bar Council argues in Madras High Court for criminal action against CS Karnan

Appearing for the Bar Council, Senior Advocate S Prabhakaran today made an impassioned appeal for action to be taken against former judge CS Karnan for continuing derogatory social media posts.

The Bar Council of Tamil Nadu has moved a criminal petition in Madras High Court seeking action against former High Court Judge CS Karnan for derogatory posts on social media against women and the judiciary. (Bar Council of Tamil Nadu v. The Director General of Police and Ors.)

Justice T Ravindran today heard arguments made by Senior Advocate S Prabhakaran for the Bar Council, before referring the matter to a Division Bench that is already dealing with a Writ Petition moved by the Council on the issue.

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