Justice Amitava Roy’s seven-page concurring judgment convicting Sasikala takes judicial eloquence to obscure heights.
Petitioner’s counsel Prashant Bhushan tweeted an image of Justice Arun Mishra at an informal gathering with Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan, one of the alleged recipients of the pay off.
The court also directed that the national flag should be shown on screen when the anthem is played.
Vikram Walia and Jasvir Singh, charged with abduction and murder, are due to hang on October 25 unless their sentences are delayed by review petitions.
A recent apex court judgment has raised eyebrows for several reasons, including its perceived bias against sex workers.
The apex court ordered that either the gangster-turned-politician should surrender or Bihar police should take him into custody.