Sedition Law(Search results - 3)
Top StoriesJul 19, 2021, 4:03 PM IST
326 people booked under Sedition law between 2014 to 2019; 6 convictions in India
As per the data from the Ministry of Home Affairs, 326 persons were booked under sedition law and six have been convicted so far between 2014 to 2019. And Assam state registered the highest number of cases -- 54 cases.
Top StoriesJul 15, 2021, 1:25 PM IST
SC questions Centre why is sedition law not scrapped, concerned over misuse of law
The Supreme Court on Thursday expressed concern over the misuse of "colonial-era" penal law on sedition and sought response of the Centre.
Top StoriesFeb 9, 2021, 12:45 PM IST
Supreme Court dumps petition challenging 'colonial' sedition law
The Apex Court rejected the petition filed by three advocates who claimed in their petition that the sedition law is a colonial relic which was used by the British against Indian freedom fighters.