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Do not want politics to shift to courts: SC

The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit states

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

"We do not want politics to shift to the courts," the Supreme Court observed today while hearing arguments on whether a political party can file and pursue a public interest litigation (PIL). "The apprehension is that this will shift politics to the courts. We do not want this. We do not want politics to shift to the courts," a bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and N V Ramana said. The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit ...

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Do not want politics to shift to courts: SC

The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit states

The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit states "We do not want politics to shift to the courts," the Supreme Court observed today while hearing arguments on whether a political party can file and pursue a public interest litigation (PIL). "The apprehension is that this will shift politics to the courts. We do not want this. We do not want politics to shift to the courts," a bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and N V Ramana said. The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit ... image
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Do not want politics to shift to courts: SC

The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit states

"We do not want politics to shift to the courts," the Supreme Court observed today while hearing arguments on whether a political party can file and pursue a public interest litigation (PIL). "The apprehension is that this will shift politics to the courts. We do not want this. We do not want politics to shift to the courts," a bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and N V Ramana said. The apex court's observation came after advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for NGO 'Swaraj Abhiyan' which has filed a PIL on the plight of farmers in 12 drought-hit ...

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