Manual v. State of Kerala

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Vicarious liability of a WhatsApp group admin for an objectionable video sent by a member

Manual v. State of Kerala (2022) 1 KLJ 936 In the High Court of Kerala Crl. MC. 3654/2021 Before Justice Kauser Edappagath Decided on February 23, 2022 Relevancy of the case: Vicarious liability of a WhatsApp group admin for an … Read More

Kalidasan v. State of Kerala

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving the solicitation and transmission of a minor's nude photographs on social media

Kalidasan v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 7495/2015 Before Justice A. Hariprasad Decided on December 2, 2015 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving the solicitation and transmission of a minor’s nude photographs … Read More

Chandrakant v. State of Maharashtra

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Anticipatory bail application in a case involving the sending of objectionable WhatsApp messages to a teacher colleague

Chandrakant v. State of Maharashtra In the High Court of Bombay ABA 2004/2018 Before Justice Anuja Prabhudessai Decided on September 28, 2018 Relevancy of the case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving the sending of objectionable WhatsApp messages to … Read More

Piyush Verma v. State of Chhattisgarh

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving gang rape allegations and threats to leak the video

Piyush Verma v. State of Chhattisgarh In the High Court of Chhattisgarh C.R.A 740/2020 Before Justice Gautam Chourdiya Decided on January 4, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving gang rape allegations and threats to leak … Read More

Shweta v. State of Madhya Pradesh

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Bail application in a case of blackmailing for private photos/videos and asking for ransom

     Shweta v. State of Madhya Pradesh In the High Court of Madhya Pradesh M.Cr.C. 24410, 16340, 27145/2021 Before Justice Subodh Abhyankar Decided on July 1, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case of blackmailing for … Read More

Lucknow Development Authority v. Anupama Singh

Samiksha UniyalCase Summary

Reliance on electronic modes for sending orders, directions, or decisions of the Tribunal

Lucknow Development Authority v. Anupama Singh In the Uttar Pradesh Real Estate Appellate Tribunal Appeal (D) 480-481/2020 Before Justice D.K. Arora, Chairman, Mr T.B. Singh (Judicial Member), and Mr Rajiv Misra (Administrative Member) Decided on June 11, 2021 Relevancy of … Read More

Manoj Mathew v. State of Kerala

Samiksha UniyalCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving sending sexually explicit video in school WhatsApp group by the teacher

Manoj Mathew v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 3887/2020 Before Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan V Decided on June 30, 2020 Relevancy of the case:  Bail application in a case involving sending sexually explicit video in school … 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

Karmanya Singh Sareen v. Union of India

TannviCase Summary

Petition challenging updates to WhatsApp's privacy policy

Karmanya Singh Sareen & Anr v. Union of India & Ors. (2016) 233 DLT 436 (DB) In the High Court of Delhi WP(C) 7663/2016 and CM 31553/2016 Before Chief Justice G. Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal Decided on September … Read More