Ambedkar University probe finds Lawrence Liang guilty of sexual harassment; complainant dissatisfied
Lawrence Liang, who was accused by this student of harassment on multiple occasions, has disputed the report and its recommendations
What's been happening is that the kind of vilification of JNU by mainstream media portrayed the entire university to be some kind of anti-national space. This was only way that a university can actually respond in an adequate fashion.
JNU row: Forget the #SeditionDebate, here’s why the charge isn't worth the paper on which it is written
The sedition charge slapped against Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar is not worth the paper it is written on. According to legal experts, it is “not tenable” and will “not stand scrutiny of the law”
Advocate Lawrence Liang, who is part of the Bangalore-based Alternative Law Forum, has issued a legal notice to the publishing house claiming that the publisher has violated freedom of speech laws and readers’ rights.
However, proving deliberate and malicious intent in a tweet could be much simpler. Constricting freedom of speech might seem like a victory (and a money spinner) at the moment, but it can cut both ways.