Internet Access: A fundamental right or a matter of government control?

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Internet Access: A fundamental right or a matter of government control?

Access to the Internet as a fundamental right was declared by the Kerala High Court in September 2019. The Supreme Court of India also backed this decision by upholding that the right to access the Internet forms an integral part of the fundamental right to freedom of speech and expression. In this concern, the Supreme Court ordered the restoration of … Read More

Justice KS Puttaswamy (Retd) & Anr v. UOI and Ors.

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Justice KS Puttaswamy (Retd) & Anr v. UOI and Ors.

Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd) & Anr v. UOI & Ors (2014) 6 SCC 433 In the Supreme Court of India W.P. (C) No. 494 of 2012 Before J.S. Khehar, J. Chelameswar, S.A. Bobde, R.K. Agrawal, R.F. Nariman, A.M. Sapre, Dr. D.Y. Chandrachud, S.K. Kaul and S.A. Nazeer, JJ Decided on September 26, 2018 Relevancy of the case: Whether Right to Privacy … Read More