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Statement of Chief Justice Sathasivam

Statement of Chief Justice Sathasivam

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Inquiry Into the Allegations of Sexual Harassment Levelled by an Intern Against a Former Supreme Court Judge 05122013
Inquiry Into the Allegations of Sexual Harassment Levelled by an Intern Against a Former Supreme Court Judge 05122013

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Published by: Bar & Bench on Dec 05, 2013
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Recently,an
incident
of
allegedaberrationwasreportedin
the
Times
of
India,
NewDelhiEdition,onTuesday,
the
12
th
November,2013,
underthe
caption
 S
Judgeharassed
me
says
intern .
Takingcognizance
of
the
fact
that
suchallegationagainstaSupremeCourtJudgewillhavea
direct
bearingon
the
Institution s
reputationandcredibility,
I,
on
the
sameday,constituteda
Committee
consisting
of
Hon bleMr.Justice
R M
Lodha,Hon bleMr.JusticeH.L.DattuandHon bleMrs.JusticeRanjanaPrakashDesai,
to
ascertain
the
truthof
the
allegations.TheCommittee,havingscrutinized
thestatements
of
theintern,
the
affidavits
of
herthree
witnessesandMr.JusticeA.K.Ganguly,
former
Judge
of
thisCourt,
submitted
itsReporton28
th
November,2013.Theoperativeportion
of
the
Reportisasfollows:
 We
havecarefullyscrutinized
the
statement(written
aswellas
oral)
of
Ms
StellaJames,
the
affidavits
of
her
three
witnessesand
thestatement
of
Mr.Justice(Retd.)A.K.Ganguly.
 
appears
tothe
Committee
that
in
the
eveningon
24.12.2012,
Ms
StellaJameshadvisitedhotel
 e
Meridien
where
Mr.Justice(Retd.)A.K.Gangulywasstaying
to
assisthiminhiswork.Thisfactis
not
deniedbyMr.Justice(Retd.)A.K.Gangulyinhis
statement.Further
the
Committee
is
of
the
considered
view
that
the
statement
of
Ms
StellaJames,both
written
andoral,primafaciedisclosesanact
of
unwelcomebehaviour
(unwelcomeverbal/non-verbal
conduct
of
sexual
nature)
byMr.Justice(Retd.)A.K.Ganguly
with
her
in
the
roominhotel
 e
Meridienon
24.12.2012approximately
between
8.00
P.M.and
10.30
P.M. Considering
the
fact
that
the
saidinternwas
not
an
intern
on
the
roll
of
the
Supreme
Courtand
that
the
concernedJudgehadalready
demitted
officeonaccount
of
superannuationon
thedate
of
the
incident,no
further
followupactionisrequiredby
this
Court.
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