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SC rejects PIL to frame rules to regulate composition of benches

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The on Wednesday rejected a PIL seeking the framing of rules to regulate the composition of benches, including constitution benches, and the allocation of work.

Junking the PIL by Asok Pande, a of Dipak Misra, Justice and Justice said that the CJI was the of the institution and administrative authority is vested in him for the smooth functioning of the top court both on judicial and administrative matters.

Pronouncing the judgment, Justice Chandrachud said that as the of the institution there cannot be a presumption of distrust in the

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First Published: Wed, April 11 2018. 11:08 IST
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