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verbal/ non-verbal conduct of sexual nature? This findingif it may be described as suchfalls short of a judicial finding under Section 354A The committee and the court failed to deploy the language of the sexual harassment law or the penal code The result is that the policethe accused and the defendant will be wise not to rely on the SC proceedings It is here that the critique of the court by Kapil Sibal and Arun Jaitley makes some sense Some sense because the GSICC may address gender-based violence within the precincts of the court and the Ganguly committee was set up to decide on the institutions reputation and credibility as the allegation was specifically made against a justice of the court But is the full courts further decision saying that representations made against former judges of this court are not entertainable by the administration of the Supreme Court at all justified What happens to future allegations against past justices whose names are not in the public domainespecially as the court may notin futurehold preliminary inquiries Why did itin the present casechoose to name Justice Ganguly and proceed to find prima facie that he was guilty of harassment Should the state high courts follow the same procedure How about district courts and below More importantlywhat happens when a sitting justice of a high court or the SC is allegedly involved in serious offences against women The regulation of the SC leaves the question of conduct of sitting judges severely unattended This may be so partly because technicallyjudges are not employers or the employed; they occupy a national (constitutional) office and their tenure and qualification is entirely governed by the Constitution And under Article 124no justice of the SC (and no high court under Article 218) may be removed for proven misbehaviour or incapacity except by Parliament through a motion of impeachment Whether the judge could be dealt with under the proposed judicial misconduct bill remains an open question There is every reason for the court to further hear the public interest petitions pending before itas well as consult the wider forum of the conference of chief justices to hammer out a consensus on this issuewhich can then result in a constitutional amendment prescribing suspension and eventual removal of justices tried for sexual offences by their peers The writer is professor of lawUniversity of Warwickand former vice chancellor of Universities of South Gujarat and Delhi For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: February 17 2017 3:16 am Top News Promising to revive the ailing cooperative sector Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said that sugarcane farmers were given the highest remuneration this year “The sugarcane farmers in Maharashtra were paid the highest fair price remuneration this year” he said FRP is the minimum support price mandatory for every sugar mill to pay farmers for sugarcane The average FRP was Rs 3000 per tonne Watch What Else Is Making News The chief minister said “The rampant corruption in cooperative sector will have to be dealt with an iron hand The cooperative sector is the backbone of state’s economy and its healthy growth is essential” During his tour in Sangli Satara and Kolhapur in western Maharashtra Fadnavis dwelt on the problems and discussed the solution to restore the sick cooperative sector However he also warned that mismanagement of cooperative sectors that affected the state treasury will not be tolerated The cooperative network across western Maharashtra has played an important role in providing employment and also generating economic growth Over the years its mismanagement has lead to serious problems adversely impacting the farmers as well as the economy For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top News This is because the law on sexual harassment defines it as occurring in a workplace environment, 2017 6:46 pm One year after their historic comeback, Kenyan officials said on Thursday.New Delhi: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh will receive the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace A file photo of Manmohan Singh, Entire Maharashtra is reeling under serious drought.twitter. brother and I no longer heard the words ‘When we return’…. In 2001.
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