- Context: Constitutional Bench hearing on the issue of establishing National Courts of Appeal
- Amicus curie argument: The Supreme Court is situated in the far North in Delhi
Litigants from the southern States find it unduly long and expensive to come here in search of justice
- CJI Thakur: Isn’t access to justice a fundamental right for all? Does this mean access to justice has become an illusion for people of Kerala and Tamil Nadu?
- The Centre had no suggestions to offer yet, on the issue