|*Mumbai:* Maharashtra home department today claimed that the Bombay High Court had not stayed its controversial circular about the use of section 124-A of Indian Penal Code which deals with the offence..|
Mid-Day 3 weeks agoAlso reported by •DNA
|In a setback to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court on Tuesday directed it not to implement its controversial circular on sedition till October 20 even as the administration said the..|
DNA 3 weeks ago
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|Pune/ Mumbai/ New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Indian cartoonists mourned the death of eminent cartoonist RK Laxman, whose "You Said It" cartoon featuring the 'Common Man' lampooned..|
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|The Bombay High Court on Tuesday restrained Maharashtra government from acting on its August 27 circular issued to prevent misuse of section 124A of IPC which deals with sedition till the state files a..|
Mid-Day 3 weeks ago
|*In a fresh development vis-a-vis the Maharashtra government issuing a circular on Section 124-A of the Indian Penal Code, which deals with sedition, the Bombay High Court on Tuesday asked the..|
Deccan Herald 3 weeks ago
|A circular issued by the Maharashtra Government on when the state police can invoke India's sedition law is "overly broad" and demonstrates why it must be "urgently repealed", Amnesty International..|
DNA on September 10, 2015
|*Mumbai:* The Bombay High Court today sought the Maharashtra government's response to a PIL challenging its circular providing guidelines to be issued to the police regarding invocation of IPC Section..|
Mid-Day on September 9, 2015
|* A resolution by Devendra Fadnavis-led state government on section 124-A of the Indian Penal Code, which deals with sedition, is fast snowballing into a major political issue.
According to the..|
Deccan Herald on September 7, 2015
|*New Delhi, Sept.5 (ANI): The Devendra Fadnavis led-Maharashtra Government has issued fresh guidelines for the police, specifying the cases and the instances in which sedition charges can be..|
ANI News on September 5, 2015Also reported by •DNA •Mid-Day
|A recent order of the Maharashtra government laying down guidelines to police for invoking the Indian Penal Code section's 124A pertaining to sedition set off a wave of protests here on Friday from..|
Mid-Day on September 4, 2015
|What politicians couldn’t muster enough will to do, the Supreme Court did. The apex court struck down a controversial provision in the cyber law providing for arrest for posting allegedly..|
Mid-Day on March 25, 2015
|*The opposition to Section 66A of the Information Technology Act has gathered momentum with every case that was slapped on citizens for criticising or making fun of politicians.
The latest incident..|
Deccan Herald on March 24, 2015
|In the light of the Supreme Court quashing Section 66A of the IT Act on Tuesday and declaring that the Act was misused, a quick run through some controversial cases.
*March 19, 2015:* UP Police..|
Mid-Day on March 24, 2015