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The Chilling Effect that the Supreme Court has left: Section 66A impact

In its judgement on Shreya Singhal Vs the Union of India, the two member bench of the Supreme Court has accused that the Section 66A of ITA 2008 has a… Continue reading

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Supreme Court receives another lesson from Police on Sec 66A

Police in the field seems to be the most effective teachers for the Supreme Court. When Police in Maharashtra and Pondicherry booked cases under Section 66A (of ITA 2000/8) for… Continue reading

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Police, Prosecutors and Judiciary: Please Don’t Create Fake Laws out of your misinterpretation

…point when they ruled on Section 66A in the Shreya Singhal Case that Section 66A addresses “Free Speech” and makes it punishable. Notwithstanding the value of this judgement as a… Continue reading

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Telengana Court poses a question to Supreme Court on Section 66A

…day when Section 67A, 67B, and 66A became effective and March 24 2015 was the day whn Section 66A was quashed. These dates have to be kept in mind by… Continue reading

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“Ignorance Creates New Law”.. After Section 66A it is now WhatsApp administrator’s liability

…creates new law”, we need to look back on the Shreya Singhal judgement of the Supreme Court on Section 66A of ITA 2000/8 delivered on 24th Marh 2015. (Refer to… Continue reading

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Supreme Court admits Section 66A is necessary. Naavi.org view vindicated

…by a preconceived notion that the arrests made by the Police under Section 66A were all done under the correct interpretation of Section 66A. On the other hand the facts… Continue reading

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