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Supreme Court rejects plea for SIT probe into alleged judges bribery case


22 February 2018 08:01

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking an SIT probe into an alleged case of bribery in the name of judges, saying it was wholly scandalous.It also deprecated the conduct of advocates in filing petitions aimed at bringing disrepute to the institution without any rhyme or reason.The apex court said the plea was filed to create ripples in the judiciary by making allegations against the Chief Justice of India and an attempt was also made for forum hunting by seeking recusal of one of the judges of the bench, which tantamounts to contempt of court.The top court expressed displeasure while rejecting the petition filed by advocate Kamini Jaiswal, saying senior advocate Shanti Bhushan and lawyer Prashant Bhushan had made unfounded allegations against the system and the CJI.Criticising the attempt to seek recusal of one of the judges in the matter, a bench of Justices R K Agrawal, Arun Mishra and A M Khanwilkar said, we find that it is a.
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