Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Hundreds of cases a day and a flair for drama: India's crusading Supreme Court

India's Supreme Court hears up to 700 legal matters a day (vs. the 70 cases a year that the U.S. Supreme Court hears), according to Professor Ashutosh Varshney. Without the Court, he says, India would be “ruled frightfully by societal prejudices and government excesses.”

September 27, 2018 The New York Times