Halo and Horn Effect on Social Media

Saishya DuggalLaw

Halo and Horn Effect on Social Media

The words halo and horn evoke some celestial images in the mind — of angels and devils, of hell and heaven. However, the psychological effects they reflect aren’t as literal. Oxford defines the halo and horn effect as “an effect in which … Read More

Aaradhya Bachchan v. Bollywood Times

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Restraining order against defendants for posting photos and videos spreading misinformation regarding the plaintiff's physical and mental health

Aaradhya Bachchan v. Bollywood Time In the High Court of Delhi CS (Comm) 230/2023 Before Justice C. Hari Shankar Decided on April 20, 2023 Relevancy of the Case: Restraining order against defendants for posting photos and videos spreading misinformation regarding … Read More

Irshad Ahmad v. State of Punjab

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving capturing photos of sensitive areas of the Indian Army and sharing them with ISIS

Irshad Ahmad v. State of Punjab (2019) 4 RCR (Cri) 361 In the High Court of Punjab & Haryana CRM-M 33567/2018 Before Justice H.P. Verma Decided on September 13, 2019 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application in a case involving … Read More

Charles Baby v. State of Kerala

Saatvika Reddy SathiCase Summary

Bail applications in a case involving allegations of a minor's sexual harassment and blackmailing her to send nude photographs

Charles Baby v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 8020/2022 Before Justice B.K. Thomas Decided on October 19, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Bail applications in a case involving allegations of a minor’s sexual harassment and … Read More

Abdul Jaleel K. v. State of Kerala

Saatvika Reddy SathiCase Summary

Bail application in a revenge pornography case

Abdul Jaleel K. v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 10112/2022 Before Justice Bechu Kurian Thomas Decided on December 22, 2022 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a revenge pornography case Statutes and Provisions Involved … Read More

Asifali Farukbhai Faruki v. State of Gujarat

Samiksha UniyalCase Summary

Bail application for tax evasion by uploading fake invoices on the tax department's website

Asifali Farukbhai Faruki v. State of Gujarat In the High Court of Gujarat R/Crl. Misc. App. 28954/2017 Before Justice S. H. Vora Decided on July 24, 2018 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application for tax evasion by uploading fake invoices … Read More

Irfan v. State of Madhya Pradesh

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving allegations of rape and recording the act on the pretext of marriage

Irfan v. State of Madhya Pradesh In the High Court of Madhya Pradesh MCRC 25211/2021 Before Justice Shailendra Shukla Decided on July 05, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application in a case involving allegations of rape and recording the … Read More

Asif Faruk Kadawala v. State

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Presenting evidence in court proceedings is equivalent to publication

 Asif Faruk Kadawala v. State In the High Court of Karnataka Crl.P. 5672/2020 Before Justice H.P. Sandesh Decided on April 20, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Presenting evidence in court proceedings is equivalent to publication Statutes and Provisions Involved The … 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