Finally, Justice Kavanaugh

Justice Markandey Katju   Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination has been confirmed by the US Senate, October 6, and within hours he was sworn in by Chief Justice John Robert, making him ‘Justice Kavanaugh’. Why was there such a hue and cry over his nomination? There were two reasons: 1) He had allegedly committed sexual molestations when […]

Triple Talaq Ordinance is wholly justified

Justice Markandey Katju   Many people have criticized the recent Ordinance issued by the President of India Ram Nath Kovind criminalizing the practice of triple talaq among Indian Muslims. Triple talaq was the practice by which a Muslim husband could simply say ‘talaq’ three times orally or in writing to his wife to end the […]