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Rajni Patel, at the Nehru Center's Hall
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Rajni Patel, at the Nehru Center's Hall

(From left): Eminent jurist and former Attorney General of India, Soli Sorabjee, delivered the first Rajni Patel Memorial Lecture, R.D. Pradhan, IAS (retd.), and Bakul Patel, stand near a photograph of Barrister of Culture, Afternoon Despatch & Courier, 2 months ago
Remembering Rajni-bhai Mid Day, 2 months ago

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Fundamental rights, duties go hand in hand

Eminent jurist Soli Sorabjee says drawing correlation between rights and duties is a must for increasing tolerance. There is one duty that needs to be added to the list of fundamental duties in the Constitution and that is the duty to practise ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 months ago Tolerance as a duty is a pre-requisite to making India  Rediff.com2 months ago

Tolerance must be taught in schools: Sorabjee

A day after the Paris shooting at Charlie Hebdo allegedly by Muslim gunmen eminent lawyer Soli Sorabjee emphasised the more -than-ever need for tolerance in society.
 Times of India2 months ago
India Today

Why arrest boy for Facebook comment, SC asks UP govt

Senior counsel Soli Sorabjee raised the matter, questioning the state government's action involving Section 66A of Information Technology Act to book a schoolboy for allegedly making objectionable comments against Azam Khan.
 India Today1 week ago Supreme Court grills UP government on Facebook arrest  Asian Age1 week ago SC asks UP to explain arrest of schoolboy over FB post  Domain-B1 week ago SC asks Akhilesh Yadav government to justify schoolboy's arrest  PardaPhash1 week ago

In SC Soli wins Italian marine extra 3 months recovery at home

The Supreme Court Wednesday extended by three months Italian marine chief master sergeant Massimilano Latorre's stay in Italy for his recovery in the wake of a heart surgery that he underwent Jan 5. The apex court Bench, headed by Justice Anil ...
 Legally India2 months ago Italian marine granted extension  The Gulf Today2 months ago SC gives Italian marine three months to recover  Prokerala2 months ago New Supreme Court bench for Italy marines case  Asian Age2 months ago

66A FAQ: Why the Campaigners Are Still Unhappy

India’s highest court has struck down a law that made posting offensive comments a crime punishable by a prison term of up to three years. Section 66A was sweeping and draconian, say free speech campaigners, and was repeatedly abused across the country.
 Techtree1 day ago SC stops online prosecution  Afternoon Despatch & Courier3 days ago SC affirms free speech online  The Gulf Today4 days ago SC Scraps 66A, Upholds Internet Freedom  Kashmir Observer4 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.com3 days ago Meet Shreya Singhal, the woman who fought for your freedom of speech  MSN News3 days ago Meet Shreya Singhal, the 'saviour' of freedom of speech  Oneindia3 days ago GIRL WHO SAVED FREE SPEECH  Calcutta Telegraph4 days ago

Section 66A: Judges get a thumbs up from legal luminaries

MUMBAI: This verdict should get at least 112 million Facebook 'likes' from as many Indian account holders. SC's striking down of Section 66A (IT Act) is a shot in the arm for free speech, say netizens, cyber and legal experts. "It's a decision that ...
 Times of India4 days ago

Supreme Court quashes Section 66A of IT Act

The court upholds the constitutional validity of Section 69A (dealing with blocking of websites) and Section 79 and the rules made under it dealing with liability of intermediaries. Photo: Mint New Delhi: In a judgment that will have far reaching ...
 Livemint.com4 days ago Supreme Court upholds Constitutional validity of definition of NPAs in SARFAESI Act  Bar & Bench1 month ago SC upholds changes in Sarfaesi Act; banks free to decide NPAs  Financial Express1 month ago

Meet the litigant whose PIL struck down Sec 66A

‘I am ecstatic as I believe this is not my victory but it is a win for the people of the country who have a right to freely express themselves. It is the victory for everyone who uses the internet and social media.’ ‘I think the internet is all about self regulation, and as long it is about people expressing themselves and not causing any criminal harm to anyone, it should be allowed.’ Shreya Singhal, whose PIL resulted in Section 66A of the IT Act being struck down by ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago
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