UAPA Act

Both factions of Hurriyat Conference likely to be banned under UAPA

Officials said that both the factions of the Hurriyat are likely to be banned under Section 3(1) of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, or the UAPA.

published on : 22nd August 2021

UAPA, sedition law misused to stifle dissent, needs to be repealed, say former SC judges

Four former SC judges said these laws are usually misused to stifle dissent and quell the voices which ask questions to the government.

published on : 24th July 2021

Special prayers conducted at native village Virugallur for Stan Swamy

A day after the death of Father Stan Swamy, his family members, friends and well-wishers conducted a special prayer at his native village of Virugallur on Tuesday.

published on : 7th July 2021

Reading down UAPA may have pan-India ramifications, says SC upholding bail of activists in Delhi riots case

The bench said what is troubling it was that 100 pages of the verdict have been rendered while granting bail and judgement discussed the entire law.

published on : 18th June 2021