Tribune News Service
New Delhi, August 24
Activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan refused to apologise to Supreme Court on Monday.
In a contemporary assertion filed in prime court docket, Bhushan, convicted of contempt of court docket, mentioned an insincere apology would quantity to “contempt of my conscience and of an institution that I hold in highest esteem”.
The prime court docket on August 14 held Bhushan responsible of legal contempt for his derogatory tweets in opposition to the judiciary saying they may not be mentioned to be a good criticism of the functioning of the judiciary made within the public curiosity.