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Section 66A: 21 petitions that changed the system
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Section 66A: 21 petitions that changed the system

Rinu Srinivasan with her parents on Tuesday. (Source: PTI) How they fought, what they wrote — the men and women whose petitions and posts on social media led to the supreme court order striking down section 66A of IT Act. Palghar posts ... Indian Express, 4 days ago

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'Credit must go to my daughter for 66A quashing'

Shaheen Dhada and Rinu Srinivasan, who were arrested for their comments on a social website, after their release on bail by the Palghar court in Mumbai.FILE PHOTO:PTI Mohammed Farooq Dhada, father of Shaheen Dhada, whose Facebook post had created ...
 The Hindu4 days ago Palghar girls, once arrested under section 66A, welcome Supreme Court order  DNA5 days ago

Palghar girls, families welcome SC verdict

Rinu Srinivasan, one of the two Palghar girls whose arrest under Section 66A of the Information Technology Act drew widespread outrage in 2012, said justice has been finally delivered to
 The Hindu5 days ago Palghar girls hail verdict, lawyer sceptical  The Hindu4 days ago

Shiv Sena upset over repeal of Section 66A; BJP, Congress hail judgment

News24 Bureau New Delhi: Shiv Sena here on Tuesday expressed disappointment over Supreme Court's judgment repealing the Section 66A of IT Act, 2000, which gave the power to arrest any person for his offensive remark on social media. A girl ...
 News24online4 days ago Section 66A: Youth, who was arrested for FB remark, reacts after SC judgement  News24online4 days ago Thanks, Shreya!  Hindu Business Line4 days ago Victory of common man's free speech: Section 66A victims  Manorama Online4 days ago

The girl who saved freedom of speech: Meet 24-year-old ...

In 2012, senior lawyer Manali Singhal, while having a discussion with her daughter about the arrest of two girls over a Facebook post under Section 66A of the Information Technology Act in Palghar, asked the lattertofile a PIL in the Supreme Court ...
 Firstpost.com4 days ago Meet Shreya Singhal, the woman who fought for your freedom of speech  MSN News4 days ago

The face of free speech is back: SC decision on 66A a triumph of democratic dissent

In May 2012, nobody knew what Rinu Srinivasan looked like. Cowering under the sudden onslaught of state-terror, as she was thrown into police lock up because she, and another friend, spoke against the lockdown of Mumbai following Bal Thackeray 's ...
 Firstpost.com5 days ago The face of free speech is back: Repeal of 66A is a triumph of democratic dissent  Firstpost.com5 days ago Face of free speech is back: SC scrapping 66A is a triumph of democratic dissent  Firstpost.com4 days ago

Victims laud scrapping of draconian law

Jadavpur University Professor Ambikesh Mohapatra who was arrested for posting a cartoon of Mamata Banerjee to the Palghar girls, who were arrested for criticising total shutdown following Bal Thackeray's death — the victims of the Section 66A of ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago

Law student who worked the wonder

When a would-be lawyer Shreya Singhal walked into the Supreme Court to file a petition seeking the scrapping of Section 66A, she might not have imagined that it would come this way. However, at the first hearing itself on November 29, 2012, she had reasons to ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago Fantastic lesson for law student who started it all  Indian Express5 days ago Meet the upstart law student and the rockstar judge who freed India's internet  Quartz5 days ago

Palghar girls’ kin welcome verdict, but are yet to get compensation

he first thing Shaheen Dhada, better remembered as the Palghar Facebook girl, did when she woke up in her Bangalore marital home on Tuesday was to call her father and express her joy over the Supreme Court verdict on scrapping Section 66 (A) of the ...
 Times of India5 days ago Palghar girls kin welcome verdict, but are yet to get compensation  Times of India5 days ago

SC strikes down FB arrest rules

The Sup­reme Court struck down a law on Tuesday that gave authorities powers to jail people for offensive online posts, a verdict hailed as a victory for free speech in India, the world’s largest growth market for internet. The court held that the central ...
 The Financial Chronicle5 days ago
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