Swami Ramdev and Ors v. Facebook Inc and Ors

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Swami Ramdev & Ors v. Facebook & Ors. 263 (2019) DLT 689 In the High Court of Delhi CS (OS) 27/2019 Before Justice Pratibha M. Singh Decided on October 23, 2019 Relevancy of the case: Global removal of defamatory content Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 79) Relevant Facts of the Case The allegation of the … Read More

Global Removal of Defamatory Content

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Social media platforms have taken centre-stage in our daily lives. Memes are being shared rapidly on various social media handles and it is pertinent to note that such images may defame public figures, politicians, friends, families, etc. Given that Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 had been struck down, it is reasonable to wonder the legal dynamics involved … Read More