Colleguim Alone Is Competent To Determine A Person Eligible For The Post Of A Judge
- Supreme Court while hearing a writ petition filed by advocates association of Madras High Court challenging the collegiums decision said “Judicial review is permissible only on assessment of eligibility and not on suitability.”
- The apex court said that the suitability factor cannot be challenged in the court and eligibility can be challenged if a person is ineligible.
- Earlier the CJI led collegium had sent back the 12 names forwarded by Madras High Court based on allegations by advocates association that the 12 names don’t include wider representation.
- Appointment of HC Judges
- Collegium System