Rathnavath Dharmendar v. Rathnavath Gopal

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Petition to quash proceedings in a case registered by the father against his son for calling 60 times and verbally abusing on the phone

Rathnavath Dharmendar v. Rathnavath Gopal In the High Court of Telangana Criminal Petition 6399/2021 Before Justice K. Surender Decided on January 24, 2023 Relevancy of the case: Petition to quash proceedings in a case registered by the father against his … Read More

Jameel Ahmd v. State of Chhattisgarh

Saatvika Reddy SathiCase Summary

Validity of conviction under the Indian Penal Code, 1860, for owning cassettes containing obscene films

Jameel Ahmd v. State of Chhattisgarh In the High Court of Chhattisgarh CRA 1165/2002 Before Justice D.K. Tiwari Decided on August 12, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Validity of conviction under the Indian Penal Code, 1860, for owning cassettes containing … Read More

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

TannviLaw

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