R. v. Sendel

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Alcohol/Drug abuse as a defence in a case involving sextortion and exploitation of minor girls

R. v. Sendel 2023 QCCQ 6210 In the Court of Quebec Case Number 500-01-195505-190 Before Judge Salvatore Mascia Decided on September 21, 2023 Relevancy of the Case: Alcohol/Drug abuse as a defence in a case involving sextortion and exploitation of … Read More

R. v. Sinclair

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Appeal against the sentencing hearing in a case of child luring, possession of child pornography, extortion, and distribution of child pornography

R. v. Sinclair 2022 MBCA 65 In the Court of Appeal of Manitoba Dockets AR21-30-09646 and AR21-30-09649 Before Justice F.M. Steel, Justice W.J. Burnett, and K.I. Simonsen Decided on August 12, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Appeal against the sentencing … Read More

Abhiram v. State of Kerala

Manvi MittalCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving watching and downloading of child sexual abuse material (CSAM)

Abhiram v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 1584/2023 Before Justice A. Badharudeen Decided on March 31, 2023 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application in a case involving watching and downloading of child sexual abuse material … Read More

Detecting CSAM: Through Hashing and Intermediaries

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Detecting CSAM, Hashing, and Intermediaries

Governments across the globe frequently claim child sexual abuse material (CSAM) and potential terrorist activity as justifications to support backdoors in encryption-based services. Big tech companies continue to face pressure while offering end-to-end encrypted services. Is the roll-out of on-device … Read More

Regina v. Matthew Millen

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Taking defence as a cyber volunteer in an appeal arising out of conviction in a child sexual abuse case

Regina v. Matthew Millen [2021] EWCA Crim 1471 In the Court of Appeal, Criminal Division Case Number 2021/00528/B5 Before Lord Justice Holroyde, Justice Holgate, and Justice Cockerill Decided on October 05, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Taking defence as a … Read More

Nizamuddin v. State of Karnataka

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Bail application in a case involving uploading of children's obscene photos and videos

Nizamuddin v. State of Karnataka In the High Court of Karnataka Criminal Petition 294/2022 Before Justice H.P. Sandesh Decided on January 21, 2022 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving uploading of children’s obscene photos and videos … Read More

Muhammed Bilal v. State of Kerala

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Bail application in a case involving downloading, storing, and sharing child pornography

Muhammed Bilal v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala Bail Appl. 1605/2022 Before Justice Gopinath P. Decided on March 11, 2022 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving downloading, storing, and sharing child pornography … Read More

Ajaynath v. State of Kerala

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Anticipatory bail application in a case involving the solicitation and transmission of a minor's nude pictures

Ajaynath v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 7166/2017 Before Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan V. Decided on November 6, 2017 Relevancy of the case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving the solicitation and transmission of a … Read More

A. v. Sub Inspector of Police

Pragya AgrawalCase Summary

Bail application filed by a child in conflict with the law in a case involving rape of a minor victim, recording of the act, and sharing of videos on social media

A. v. Sub Inspector of Police In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 7027/2018 Before Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan V. Decided on October 30, 2018 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application filed by a child in conflict with the law in … Read More