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Mar 25, 2015
The girl who saved freedom of speech: Meet 24-year-old student Shreya SinghalHere is all you need to know about Shreya Singhal, the 24-year-old girl who was the first to petition against the draconian Section 66A of the IT Act.
Mar 24, 2015
One of the Palghar girls, Shaheen Dhada's father welcomes SC decisionOne of the Palghar girls, Shaheen Dhada's father thinks freedom of speech is for all
Feb 26, 2015
Defining offensive: SC reserves verdict on pleas against Section 66A of IT ActThe Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions challenging constitutional validity of certain sections of the cyber law including a provision under which a person can be arrested for allegedly posting 'offensive' contents on websites.
Jul 16, 2014
Compensate Palghar girls for Facebook post hassle: NHRC to Maha govtThe National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) sent a reminder to the Maharashtra government to pay Rs 50,000 each as compensation to the Palghar girls.
Dec 19, 2012
Thackeray FB arrest: Police file closure report, all charges on girls droppedA closure report was filed before a court in Palghar town in Thane district, dropping all charges against Shaheen Dhada and Rinu Shrinivasan.
Nov 27, 2012
Thackeray FB arrests: Case moved out of Palghar police stationWith the issue raising nationwide controversy, the case has been transferred to Boisar police station, about 15 km from Palghar.
Nov 23, 2012
FB post arrest: Probe reveals junior police officers defied ordersAdministrative or departmental action will be taken against the police officers involved in the arrests.
Nov 22, 2012
India is policing the Internet for all the sad and wrong reasonsThe world is watching India throwing its liberal democratic credentials out of the window. “In India, the world’s largest democracy, civil rights are running up against the world of social media,” noted Time magazine.
Nov 20, 2012
Inquiry into arrest of girls over FB comment beginsThe police inquiry into the arrest of two girls for a Facebook post questioning the shutdown in the city for Shiv Sena Chief Bal Thackeray's funeral began today.
Nov 21, 2012
Facebook arrests over Thackeray: Case for unshackling free speechThe battle against encroachments of free speech has finally been joined. It's about time we unshackled free speech from the dungeons of the Thought Police.