India’s supreme court goes “e”

Starting Oct 2nd you can e-file a petition in the highest court of India. You can pay the Rs.1.50 per page filing fees by credit card. Petitioner also needs to scan in a proof of identity – ration card, PAN card, driving license or voter identity card. Now we only need to figure out a way to clear the mountain of cases backlogged across the legal system in India! (Via Times of India, Oct 1, 2006)