Political Science(GS) Judicial System-Supreme Court Revision (Page 1 of 2)

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Transfer Petitions in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is empowered to transfer case of one state to High Court of another state as well as case of one district court to another district court of other state.

There has to be an appropriate reason for… (26 more words) …

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Special Satus of Jammu and Kashmir

The state of Jammu and Kashmir has been given a special status compared to other states in India because of many reasons.

The exceptions for the state are clearly mentioned in Article 370 of the Constitution, the major one stating… (85 more words) …

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Judiciary-Executive Confrontations

Land Reforms (Early confrontation)

Earlier after independence, state government started equal distribution of the land which was held by zamindars to the common people. However some courts opposed this and supported it by stating that this violated the fundamental laws… (299 more words) …

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About Supreme Court of India

The position of the highest judicial body of India was given to the Supreme Court of India and to its land as per Part V, Chapter IV of the Constitution of India.

The major functions and role of this court… (119 more words) …

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List of Chief Justices of India

List of Chief Justices of India

Chief Justices and their term

S. R. No.

Chief Justice’s Name

Term

1

Harilal J Kania

26 January, 1950 - 6 November, 1951

2

M Patanjali Sastri

7 November, 1951 - 3 January, 1954… (415 more words) …

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