Our Honorable Chief Justice of India:
 Mr. Justice Lahoti R. C.
His Hon'ble Speeches + Actions + Warnings

Chief Justice of India R C Lahoti has warned that corruption and inefficiency in judiciary will not be tolerated and will be dealt with firmly      
October 22, 2004 ...New Delhi.

Corrupt Judge Defined 
Constituent Assembly Impeached Justice Sinha in 1949. [008.07]
Constitution of India failed to impeach even one Judge. [  008.09   ]
What acts of Judges amounts to Corruption / Dereliction of Judicial Duty /etc., enabling Him to demit Justice Seat;  is defined by Three Judges Committee headed by Justice Sawant in the matter of "Impeachment of Supreme Court Judge Mr. Justice V. Ramaswami  
008.09   ]

Canons of Judicial Ethics*   ..    [2005 is an ‘Year of Excellence in Judiciary’]
Lecture
delivered by Hon’ble Shri R.C. Lahoti, Chief Justice of India  
Lecture / Speech [ 50 pages] is split for Easy Reading: Headings of Points / Issues as follow:

 INTRODUCTION         MOTILAL  SETALVAD       TODAY’S TOPIC       CANONS Versus PRINCIPLES  

   "JUDICIAL ETHICS A definition"    "ATTEMPTED CODIFICATION OF CANONS OF JUDICIAL ETHICS"

   "Things necessary to be continually had in remembrance"       "THE CONCEPT OF JUDGESHIP IN GITA"

    "THREE DOCUMENTS:     (i) Restatement of Values of Judicial Life (1999)     
                                                                       (ii) The Bangalore Draft Principles  
  (iii) The oath or affirmation by Judge"

     "Oath of a Judge _  analysed "     "Independence and Impartiality"         "Four Qualities in a Judge" 

 "Conduct of Judge in private"     "Patience and Tolerance"         "Rational Utilisation of Time"      "EPILOGUE"

*First M.C. Setalvad Memorial Lecture

delivered by

Hon’ble Shri R.C. Lahoti, Chief Justice of India

On Tuesday, 22nd February, 2005.    

at The Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road,  New Delhi . India.
[ for exact contents of Lecture visit official web site of Supreme Court of India
http://www.supremecourtofindia.nic.in/judges_speech ]