Sedition Cases

Anti-CAA protests: Sharjeel Imam denies inciting violence, says cannot be hammered with sedition

Imam has moved the court seeking bail in a case related to speeches made by him at two universities in 2019, where he allegedly threatened to 'cut off' Assam and the rest of the Northeast from India.

published on : 23rd August 2021

326 sedition cases filed in India between 2014-19; only six convictions

The Supreme Court last week observed that Section 124 (A) of the IPC -- offence of sedition -- has been enormously misused and asked the Centre why it was not repealing the provision.

published on : 19th July 2021

'Every journalist is entitled to protection': SC quashes sedition case against Vinod Dua

On July 20 last year, the top court had extended till further orders the protection granted to journalist Vinod Dua from any coercive action in the case.

published on : 3rd June 2021