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In India, there is no legislation yet that defines Hate speech in a crystal-clear manner ‘Incitement’ is the key factor in determining the constitutionality of a restriction on free speech Hate speech sometimes may take the form of sedition when done against the state, but vice versa is not possible
Zakia Jafri had filed a petition challenging the clean chit given to the then Chief Minister Narendra Modi and 63 others by the SIT in 2012 in the 2002 Gujarat riots case. Plea was rejected by the Supreme Court of Zakia. In such a situation, the question is whether Modi's name was raised in the 2002 riots for political gains?
Terming as "unfortunate" the incident of death of eight people, including four farmers, in Lakhimpur Kheri on October 3 as "unfortunate", the Supreme Court on Thursday sought a status report from the Uttar Pradesh government regarding the status of the FIR registered in the case and till date Asked for details of arrests.
The AP government is fighting a whopping 1.94 lakh cases in the High Court and the Supreme Court. Every day, on an average, 450 new (writ) petitions, running into at least 40,000 pages, are being filed against the government. There are at least 8,000 contempt of court cases pending against government authorities.
The apex court released them on the period already undergone in the jail on the condition that they pay Rs 30 crore fine each to be used for building a trauma centre in the national capital. The disappearance of documents and tampering with evidence in such a case cannot be taken lightly,? the prosecution submitted before Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Pankaj Sharma.