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Designation of senior advocates: SC to hear Indira Jaising's plea

Jaising has questioned discrimination meted out to capable advocates when comes to giving them gown

ANI  |  New Delhi 

The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the plea filed by former Additional Solicitor General (ASG) and senior counsel Indira Jaising in connection with the designation of senior lawyers. Jaising challenged the procedure for designating senior advocates in the top court. In her petition, Jaising questioned the discrimination meted out to capable advocates when it comes to "giving them the gown". She had alleged violation of Articles 14 and 15 in the procedure followed, and had contended that the present procedure is arbitrary and wholly ...

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First Published: Tue, May 02 2017. 04:15 IST
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