Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 January 2016

392 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199460878

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Free Speech under the Indian Constitution

Gautam Bhatia

  • Comprehensive examination of the free speech law in India
  • Focuses on the role of courts in understanding and interpreting the constitutional right to freedom of speech and expression
  • Traces the development of free speech law from the colonial period up to present-day
  • Issues relating to public order, sedition, obscenity and pornography, hate speech, film and online censorship, privacy and defamation, contempt of court etc have been discussed
  • Written in an accessible, jargon-free style

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