Sruthy Sriram was a Research Fellow at Nyaaya.
What Distinguishes Disturbance to Public Order from Sedition? A 1950 SC Decision Shows the Way
The judgement delineated boundaries for acts that seriously threaten public disorder and thus the existence of the State, and those that don't
What India’s Supreme Court said in 1950, on sedition and freedom of expression (Romesh Thappar v State of Madras)
Part 7 of the ‘Free to Air’ series