The Press is a trustee, disproportionate media coverage leads to “dumbing down of democracy”: ASG Madhavi Divan on ‘Trial by Media’
Madhavi Divan

The Press is a trustee, disproportionate media coverage leads to “dumbing down of democracy”: ASG Madhavi Divan on ‘Trial by Media’

ASG Divan's address was interspersed with descriptions of case law and revolved primarily around the question of the fine line between responsible reportage and the right to a free and fair trial for an accused.

Additional Solicitor General of India and Senior Advocate Madhavi Divan on Friday spoke at a webinar organised by J Ravindran Advocates on the subject of ‘Trial by Media’.

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