Sedition

Kerala HC stays sedition case against Aisha Sultana

 She added that she had been falsely implicated in the case with ulterior motives and vexatious intentions.

published on : 9th June 2022

Pakistan government mulls initiating sedition case against Imran Khan, others

The government has been mulling options for appropriate action against Khan and others for vandalising the property of the State.

published on : 3rd June 2022

After HC order, Sharjeel moves lower court for bail in sedition case

JNU student Sharjeel Imam has moved the lower to seek bail in the sedition case against him after the Delhi High Court asked him to approach the lower court for bail.

published on : 28th May 2022

Sedition case: Delhi HC permits Sharjeel Imam to approach trial court for interim bail

The HC allowed Imam to withdraw his application seeking interim bail from the high court after special public prosecutor Amit Prasad said while the case essentially pertained to section 124A.

published on : 26th May 2022

Provision of UAPA more dangerous than sedition: Retired SC judge Lokur

The former judge said what the State will think as disaffection is not clearly defined is very dangerous as getting bail under the UAPA is tough.

published on : 21st May 2022

JNU student Sharjeel Imam moves HC for interim bail citing SC order on sedition

A bench of Justices Siddharth Mridul and Rajnish Bhatnagar is likely to hear the plea on Tuesday.

published on : 16th May 2022

National Anthem at cinema: Salmaan yet to come out of ‘sedition’ shock

Salmaan Mohammed still wakes up in his sleep haunted by the thought of policemen in mufti barging into his bedroom and forcing him out of the house in the dead of the night. 

published on : 13th May 2022

Voice of truth can’t be supressed any longer: Opposition

All parties welcome Supreme Court ruling, demand that the law should be scrapped even before Centre’s review exercise

published on : 12th May 2022

Legal eagles weigh in on SC’s sedition order

The top court said if a fresh case is registered under the IPC provision, the affected parties are at liberty to approach the courts for relief.

published on : 12th May 2022

Sharjeel to seek bail after Supreme Court sedition order

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the use of the sedition law and directed the Centre and states not to register any fresh FIRs invoking sedition charges until the law is reviewed.

published on : 12th May 2022

Sedition law on ice till government takes call

SC uses soft language saying it would be appropriate not to use it; those charged under 124A can seek judicial relief

published on : 12th May 2022

Welcome stay on sedition law, now send it to the shredder

That Justice Ramana does not have too much time he is due to retire on August 26 must have weighed on the judicial minds when the Bench sought to expedite the hearing.

published on : 12th May 2022

No further action in four sedition cases in Andhra Pradesh

According to information obtained from the National Crime Records Bureau and the State crime records, there are three cases under Section 124 A registered in Andhra Pradesh between 2014 and 2020.

published on : 12th May 2022

My duty to protect country: Petitioner on sedition law

“The petitioners’ prayer is to take this law completely off the rule book and deliver justice to all these people,” he added.

published on : 12th May 2022

SP-rank officer can monitor registration of sedition FIRs: Centre suggests SC

Centre told SC that it would send guidelines, if approved, to states and union territories for preventing abuse by ensuring that FIR in sedition cases would be registered only after SP is satisfied.

published on : 11th May 2022
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