The offense of sedition, introduced by the colonial British government to criminalize dissent, continues to be on India’s statute books 70 years after independence. It’s time for India’s Supreme Court to hold the draconian law unconstitutional.
Jacob Mchangama, Raghav Mendiratta Fri, Jun 25, 2021, 1:19 PM
Jacob Mchangama Tue, Jan 26, 2021, 8:00 AM
Given various governments’ strict timelines for legally mandated content moderation, platforms may be incentivized to err on the side of removal rather than shielding the speech of their users against censorious governments.