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Justice P V Reddy

Justice P V Reddy, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India

Justice Reddy retired as a Supreme Court judge in August 2005. The major judgments delivered by him include the 2001 Parliament Attack case and the bench headed by him upheld the death sentence of Mohammad Afzal. He was earlier Chief Justice of the Karnataka Hight Court. Justice P.V. Reddy retired as an apex court judge on 10 August 2010, also served as the chairperson of the Law Commission of India, with a second post-retirement job as chairperson of the Authority for Advance Rulings (an adjudicatory agency for tax matters)