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Trouble for senior advocate Prashant Bhushan as Bar Council of India directs examination of his tweets and explores disciplinary action
The Bar Council of India said that BCD must examine the tweets of Prashant Bhushan and proceed as 'expeditiously' as possible.
Bar Council of India passes resolution against legal news portal Live Law for publishing a defamatory article against BCI chairperson
Bar Council of India passes resolution against Vikas Bhadauria's article on Live Law criticising BCI Chairman Manan Kumar Mishra
Clause 9 of the rules states that an advocate should not represent organizations he is a member of. The BCD had sought a reply from Bhushan over Major Punia's complaint. In his response, Prashant Bhushan had conceded that he had indeed violated the rule.
The five-judge bench headed by Dipak Misra said that the onus lies on the Parliament
The Committee also concluded that there was no material evidence to prove that Adv. Deepika Rajawat was threatened.
‘Vested interests or to gain cheap popularity’: Bar Council slams derogatory tweet by Indira Jaising
Indira accused Justices AK Goel and UU Lalit of caste-bias and 'protecting brahmins'.