Another significant judgement passed by Justice V. The truth about Death and After raises challenging issues about discarnate existence. If you have the details of any such personalities, please send to us. There are around five published books by other authors about him. It is called laughing gas. There are around five published books by other authors about him. In the best traditions of the judiciary, Krishna Iyer J.
This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's. There have been no other portraits since then — not of any of the other nearly 200 odd Judges that have sat in the Supreme Court of India since 1950. By then the opposition was demanding that Indira Gandhi should quit office. Jehangir Gandhi Medal and Award for Industrial Peace, 1982. I had the privilege of taking some liberties with the Great Judge after his retirement.
His friend and opponent candidate Sri R. Ambedkar National Award by the Bharatiya Dalit Sahitya Akademi. Recipient of State Award for non-medical person from the I. Krishna Iyer which includes four travelogues. Please take a moment to review.
Public life post-retirement and death He retired as a judge on 14 November 1980 but, continued to advocate the cause of justice, on every forum and through his writings, participating in street protests, and his house would always remain open, bustling with all who sought his help or advice. Iyer was appointed a Supreme Court judge in 1973 and served for a period of a little over seven years, during which he delivered several landmark judgements. About this Item: Konark Publication, New Delhi, 2005. The Judge sentenced him to prison for six months. Is it the ultimate end or is survival a fact with proof? After the Government of Kerala, of which he was a Minister was dismissed by the Centre, way back in the late nineteen fifties, Krishna Iyer took-up the practice of law in the Kerala High Court. That was how the black chapter in the history of modern india was scripted by Indira Gandhi. Justice Krishna Iyer subsequently became elected to the first Kerala Legislative Assembly in 1957 from Tellicherry constituency, contesting as an independent candidate backed by the Communist party.
All of the spiritual interests you mention here can and should be included, because currently the article has an imbalance toward his public life at the expense of his personal life. The opposition leader added his absence is evident in society. But the Judge thought differently. Krishna Iyer at home on his 100th birthday pic. But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments.
Krishna Iyer, who had lived here for long and represented the constituency in the Assembly, encompasses a sprawling 6. And Krishna Iyer sees to it that the story he unfolds has a happy ending. They have practically no rights. A day after this judgement, Emergency rule was declared in the country. Manava Seva Award by Rotary International. Krishna Iyer was not the kind who ran away from making a decision.
You can buy the book on or. And like Lord Denning he was with us till age 100! We are trying to collect the details of the rest. Krishna Iyer, Eastern Book Company, Lucknow. Simple default to discharge a debt even a judgment—debt is not enough to march off a person to jail because personal liberty is a fundamental right; there must be some element of bad faith beyond mere indifference to pay. He lost the 1965 assembly election, which he again contested as an independent candidate. And so like many other hundreds of persons at the time and many thousands before him the poor fellow was marched off to the civil prison.
The judge who heard the case was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, who wrongly admonished the Government lawyer Madhav Reddy, but being a judge his folly escaped being called a delinquency. Fellow, Indian Society of Criminology. Is death a wall or a door Is it the ultimate end or is survival a fact with proof Is communication with deceased persons a phenomenon testimonially established The truth about Death and After raises challenging issues about discarnate existence. They kept him in custody and reported the matter to the presiding Judge — a person without any sense of humour — Justice Melford Stevenson. The Division Bench of the Court did an academic exercise to define the contours of permissible criticism. The author rightly points out that human rights have received recognition through universal Instruments and national Constitutions.