Constitution Benches of the Supreme Court of India (2011-21)

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All India

January 2011 - August 2021


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This dataset contains information on the Constitution Bench judgements passed by the Supreme Court of India, between 2011 and 2021. It seeks to capture the following data-points: party characteristics; subject matter; procedural history; precedential value; panel compositions; seniority of judges; voting and alignment patterns; authorship; foreign precedents referred to; and pendencies in constitution bench matters. This dataset is also available here:


Constitution Benches of the Supreme Court ...

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Code Book.docx

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