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SEDITION CASE NEWS

Assam writer held for sedition for questioning ‘martyrs’ on Facebook post

April 07, 2021 11:21 am

The accused, Sikha Sarma, a Guwahati-based writer, was arrested under “various sections, including IPC 124A (sedition)”, Guwahati Police Commissioner Munna Prasad Gupta said. “She will be produced in court tomorrow.”

Drop FIRs, scrap sedition law: journalist associations

January 31, 2021 4:19 am

Several journalist associations on Saturday passed a resolution, demanding that cases filed against journalists on January 28 and “in recent years”, be withdrawn, otherwise a campaign will be launched.

Kangana, sister appear before Bandra police in sedition case

January 09, 2021 12:47 am

The FIR was registered at the Bandra police station on the directions of a Metropolitan court hearing a private complaint against the sisters by a Bollywood casting director.

Kangana Ranaut, sister Rangoli appear before Mumbai police in sedition case

January 08, 2021 3:21 pm

According to police, the FIR states that through their tweets, the sisters tried to "malign the Indian Constitution and image of the Maharashtra government, hurt sentiments of Muslims and tried to create division between Hindus and Muslims".

Gujarat HC quashes sedition case against editor who reported CM may be replaced

November 08, 2020 4:54 pm

According to police, Dhaval Patel allegedly wrote a news story on May 7, titled ‘Mansukh Mandaviya called by high command, chances of leadership change in Gujarat’. Mandaviya is a Union minister and a Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat.

Sedition case: SC grants interim relief from arrest to journalist Vinod Dua, refuses to stay probe

June 14, 2020 7:05 pm

In a special hearing today, a bench comprising Justices U U Lalit, M M Shantanagoudar and Vineet Saran refused to stay the investigation but ordered the Himachal Pradesh Police to give him 24 hours time to join the probe.

Editor of Gujarati news portal booked for sedition

May 12, 2020 1:14 am

According to police, Dhaval Patel, editor and owner of Face of Nation, allegedly wrote a news story on May 7, titled ‘Mansukh Mandaviya called by high command, chances of leadership change in Gujarat’. Mandaviya is a Union minister and a Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat.

Karnataka sedition case: Court extends judicial custody of 3 Kashmiri students till March 7

March 02, 2020 6:16 pm

The students were booked under IPC Sections 124 (Sedition), 153(a), and 153(b) for disturbing communal harmony in a case registered at Gokul Road police station in the city.

Sedition case over anti-CAA school play: Headmistress, student’s mother get conditional bail in Bidar

February 15, 2020 4:29 am

Bidar district and sessions judge Managoli Premavathi ordered that Najibunnisa, the mother of the 11-year-old student of Shaheen Primary School, and Fareeda Begum, headmistress of the school, be released on a personal bond of Rs 1 lakh each and two sureties.

TISS student Urvashi Chudawala approaches Bombay HC for pre-arrest bail in sedition case

February 07, 2020 3:51 pm

Chudawala's lawyer, Vijay Hiremath, mentioned the plea before Justice S K Shinde who posted it for hearing on February 11. The student was not granted interim protection from arrest by the sessions court to enable her to approach HC.