Legal Now, executive joins the legal tug of war Updated : April 30, 2018 10:48 AM IST The Supreme Court too has, time and again, struck down constitutional amendments brought about by Parliament. It was stated that the government’s rejection of Justice Joseph’s name had the approval of the President and the Prime Minister. Now the government is trying to usurp the collegium’s power by dictating not to appoint Justice Joseph “at this stage”. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.