Maqbool Fida Husain v. Rajkumar Pandey

Raj PagariyaCase Summary

Whether a nude painting depicting the nation as a distressed woman is obscene?

Maqbool Fida Husain v. Rajkumar Pandey 2008 Cri LJ 4107 : (2008) 2 CCR 392 In the High Court of Delhi Cri. R.P. 114, 280, 282/2007 Before Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul Decided on May 08, 2008 Relevancy of the case: Whether … Read More

Avnish Bajaj v. State (NCT) of Delhi

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving the publication of a listing for sale of an obscene video

Avnish Bajaj v. State (NCT) of Delhi 116 (2005) DLT 427 In the High Court of Delhi B.A. 2284/2004 Before Justice Vikramajit Sen Decided on December 21, 2004 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving the publication … Read More

Harish Kumar v. State of Punjab

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Proving close relationship between the complainant and the accused using photographs in a rape case

Harish Kumar v. State of Punjab In the High Court of Punjab & Haryana CRM-M 39639/2020 Before Justice Hari Pal Verma Decided on December 04, 2020 Relevancy of the Case: Proving close relationship between the complainant and the accused using … Read More

Residential CCTV and Neighbours’ Privacy Invasion

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Residential CCTV and Neighbours' Privacy Invasion

The notion behind privacy is that a person should have the right to claim sovereignty over oneself. The idea for this is that the inherent value of an individual allows them to exercise privacy. Thus, such a claim must be … Read More

Sasikala Pushpa v. Facebook India & Ors.

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Liability of an intermediary under Section 79

Sasikala Pushpa v. Facebook India & Ors. In the High Court of Delhi CS(OS) 510/2016 Before Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw Decided on June 02, 2020 Relevancy of the Case: Liability of an intermediary under Section 79 Statutes and Provisions Involved The … Read More

Is it illegal to watch porn on Telegram?

Gitanjali SadanLaw

Is it illegal to watch porn on Telegram?

When an individual moves from physical space to cyber space, there comes a behavioural change in the person. Individuals often find cyber space more liberating and less judgemental towards their actions. This shift in behaviour is called the space transition … Read More

Shakir v. State of M.P.

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Shakir v. State of M.P.

Shakir v. State of M.P. In the Hight Court of Madhya Pradesh Misc. Crl. 35496/2020 Before Justice S.K. Awasthi Decided on September 24, 2020 Relevancy of the case: Bail application for transmitting a minor’s nude video on the internet. Statutes … Read More

Imran Shabbir Gauri v. State of Maharashtra

Pragya AgrawalCase Summary

Imran Shabbir Gauri v. State of Maharashtra

Imran Shabbir Gauri v. State of Maharashtra In the High Court of Bombay Crl. A. 831/2015 Before Justice Prasanna B Varale and Justice S M Modak Decided on March 31, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Conviction in a case involving … Read More

Kishor v. State of Maharashtra

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Kishor v. State of Maharashtra

Kishor v. State of Maharashtra In the High Court of Bombay Crl. A. 573/2016 Before Justice Z A Haq and Justice Amit B Borkar Decided on March 01, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Application to quash criminal proceedings against the … Read More

Sharat Babu Digumarti v. Govt. (NCT of Delhi)

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Sharat Babu Digumarti v. Govt. (NCT of Delhi)

Sharat Babu Digumarti v. Govt. (NCT of Delhi) (2017) 2 SCC 18 In the Supreme Court of India CA 1222/2016 Before Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Prafulla C Pant Decided on December 14, 2016 Relevancy of the case: Overriding effect … Read More

Shajeeb Khan v. State of Kerala

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Shajeeb Khan v. State of Kerala

Shajeeb Khan v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 8074/2015  Before Justice Hariprasad  Decided on December 18, 2015  Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving the hacking of a website containing pornographic photographs … Read More

Harpreet Singh v. State of Punjab

Pragya AgrawalCase Summary

Harpreet Singh v. State of Punjab

Harpreet Singh v. State of Punjab In the High Court of Punjab & Haryana CRM-M 31429/2015 (O&M) Before Justice Jaswant Singh Decided on December 09, 2015 Relevancy of the case: Quashing of FIR for offences related to sending obscene messages on … Read More