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Webinar Alert: ILS Pune's webinar on "A Century Long Journey of Sedition in India" (Sept 12)

The webinar is organised by the Criminal Law Cell at Indian Law Society’s Law College

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The Criminal Law Cell at Indian Law Society’s Law College was established in the year 2015 to study the contemporary issues and challenges in criminal law.

The Cell presents a webinar on “A century long journey of sedition in India: Commemorating the death centenary of Lokmanya Tilak”. The webinar aims at getting insights of professionals by comparing and analysing the current sedition laws and the laws used in colonial India during the landmark trials of Lokmanya Tilak.

Date: Saturday, 12th September, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM

About the Speakers

1. Mr. BT Venkatesh, founder Reachlaw, Advocate & Former State Public Prosector, Karnataka High Court.

2. Mr. Mihir Desai, Senior Advocate, Bombay High Court, Co-founder of Indian Peoples Tribunal & Human Rights Law Network.

3. Ms. Nitya Ramakrishnan, Advocate, Supreme Court of India, Author of In custody: Law, Impunity and Prisoner Abuse in South Asia.

4. Dr. Santosh Jaybhay, Vice Principal, ILS Law College

Moderated by: Dr. Nitish Nawsagaray, Assistant Professor (ILS Law College) and Research Guide (Savitribai Phule Pune University).

Webinar Details:

The webinar will be hosted primarily on Google Meet and will also be live streamed on Youtube. No prior registrations are required. Following are the links to join the webinar:

Google Meet link:

Youtube live link:

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