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Sedition law on hold: Those who are in jail under the provisions of the sedition law can approach courts for relief, the Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday.
ByHT News Desk | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
Mahua Moitra who is one of the challengers of the sedition law in the Supreme Court said the list of what Pandit Nehru could not do is long, starting with lying in the court.
ByHT News Desk | Written by Poulomi Ghosh
- The apex court asked the Centre to inform it about pending cases under sedition law and how will the government take care of these cases. The case would be heard on Wednesday.
ByHT News Desk | Written by Sohini Goswami
The Narendra Modi government told the Supreme Court that it had decided to reconsider and re-examine the sedition law. In its affidavit, the Centre urged the top court to wait for the outcome of the exercise and not proceed with the hearing on the petition.
ByHT News Desk | Written by Aryan Prakash
A special bench comprising CJI NV Ramana and Justices Surya Kant and Hima Kohli commenced hearing arguments on a batch of pleas against the sedition law and after sometime adjourned it to next Tuesday.
ByHT News Desk | Written by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi