Automatic or accidental downloading of child pornography is not offence: Kerala High Court

The Court observed that accidental or automatic downloading of child pornography without intent does not constitute an offence under Section 67B of the Information Technology Act, provided no evidence of intent is shown.
Kerala High Court
Kerala High Court

Accidental or automatic downloading of child pornographic material does not constitute an offence under Section 67B(b) of the Information Technology Act (IT Act), the Kerala High Court recently held [Sebin Thomas v State of Kerala].

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