"The fathers did not desire to grant the judges non-forfeitable life tenure, thereby
placing the judiciary wholly beyond the sovereign power of the people." [008.09]
Judges of Supreme Court [A105]
The Judges of Karnataka High Court who are elevated
as Supreme Court Judges since 1983 to 2003 are all suspected to be members
of Fraud Housing Society, i.e. Karnataka State Judicial Department
Employees' House Building Co-operative Society Ltd., High Court,
Bangalore. Tel. 080-2867294 or 2869542 Extn.379.
The judges who are members of
this society are shown with their membership numbers. The suspicion
of other judges having been benefitted directly or indirectly out of
this Judicial layout arises due to the fact that the said housing
society is not publicising the list of members & the list of persons
who are allotted with sites in the said layout.
Membership Details of the 2000+ members of the
The Society's 2000 members as in the
year 1990 and Details of some persons who became members after
1990. Details about 600 to 700 members we are unable to know. The Society
has kept secret of its members even from disclosing to Lokayukta and its
own Directors and so also other members.The members who are alloted with
sites; have formed an Association called as JUDICIAL LAYOUT RESIDENTS AND
SITE OWNERS' ASSOCIATION. This Association which has filed Writ Petition
No. 40994 of 2002 admit in Annexure 'F' of the petition [040.13] that the society is not disclosing as to who are
all the members and allotees of sites.
details of persons, the date of becoming member, the site size appplied
for etc. [014.05][CD].
For scanned copy (in CD) of the Register of Members as on 30
June 1986; containing 1421 members [014.09s
]. For scanned copy (in CD) of the Register of Members as
in 1990 [014.10s]
"A judge may not depart from the high
standard of rectitude expected of a judge even outside the court and he may be
subjected to disciplinary action even for acts unconnected with his judicial