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Bangalore techie arrested ..now under Section 67 instead of Section 66A

The Supreme Court in its judgement on striking down of Section 66A was hailed as a saviour of wrongful arrests under ITA 2008. Now it is reproted that a techie… Continue reading

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Was striking down of Section 66A Correct?

Was Scrapping of Section 66A necessary? What did the striking down of Section 66A achieve?. It has made all the cases filed against the petitioners to the Supreme Court case… Continue reading

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Section 66A and Section 79 of ITA 2008 at Supreme Court

…Section 66A would be a sufficient relief in the present case. 2.The reason why scrapping of Section 66A is not recommended is that this section addresses issues such as Cyber… Continue reading

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Options before Government.. after Section 66A being struck down

The two member bench of the Supreme Court of India consisting of honourable Justices J.Chelameswar and R.F.Nariman, struck down Section 66A of ITA 2000/8 on March 24, 2015, in their… Continue reading

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Case of Blind leading the Blind-Cyber Crime Statistics from NCRB

66A was scrapped”. There have been a detailed discussion of Section 66A in these columns earlier and there is no need to reiterate the views once again. However, it is… Continue reading

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Mumbai High Court on Section 66A

The Mumbai High Court has in a judgement opined that Section 66A can be applied even in the case of Websites. According to this report in TOI, the High Court… Continue reading

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