SC denies bail to Justice Karnan

Photo of the former Calcutta High Court judge Justice C.S. Karnan.

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today denied to cancel a six-month imprisonment term it sentenced to the former Calcutta High Court judge C.S. Karnan for disrespecting the court and it also refused to give him bail.




A vacation bench of Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul said: “We can’t suspend the sentence as the order of the sentence was passed by a seven-judge bench.”

A vacation bench of Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul said: “We can’t suspend the sentence as the order of the sentence was passed by a seven-judge bench.”

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