The Supreme Courtroom right this moment bore witness to a rare reunion of three authorized luminaries who had as soon as shared the corridors of Harvard Legislation Faculty 4 many years in the past. Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud, Worldwide Courtroom of Justice Choose Hillary Charlesworth, and distinguished senior lawyer Parag Tripathi, all alumni of Harvard’s Class of 1983, had been a part of a particular listening to.
The reunion was marked by a way of nostalgia and celebration because the three authorized stalwarts, now holding eminent positions of their respective careers, converged within the Chief Justice’s courtroom.
CJI Chandrachud, presiding over a bench to listen to circumstances, prolonged a heat welcome to his previous pal and classmate, Choose Charlesworth, who was visiting the highest court docket because the chief visitor of the Basis Day ceremony. Justice Chandrachud acknowledged the uncommon honour of getting an ICJ choose on the bench. Solicitor Normal Tushar Mehta echoed the sentiment, expressing collective pleasure at having Choose Charlesworth current within the courtroom.
The convergence of authorized minds didn’t finish there. Throughout the proceedings, senior lawyer Parag Tripathi, additionally joined the courtroom proceedings. Mr Tripathi, bringing his wealth of expertise to bear, passionately argued a case as effectively.
Talking solely with NDTV, Mr Tripathi expressed his shock at discovering Choose Charlesworth’s presence within the courtroom, recounting the delight he felt upon seeing her on the dais alongside CJI Chandrachud.
Publish-hearing, the three buddies took a stroll across the Surpreme Courtroom premises, with Choose Charlesworth, paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi and Dr BR Ambedkar at their respective statues.