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SC to decide if Governor's report is open to judicial scrutiny

August 22, 2005 16:25 IST

The Supreme Court on Monday said it would decide on August 30 as to whether the report of the governor, which formed the basis for dissolution of the Bihar Assembly, can be subjected to judicial scrutiny or not.

Also read: The Bihar Crisis

The court also said although it was of prima facie opinion that notice cannot be issued to a governor, due to the bar under Article 361 of the Constitution, it would decide on that day whether or not a notice be issued to him in this case.

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