[Article on Farmers' Protest] Allahabad High Court quashes FIR against The Wire's Siddharth Varadarajan, Ismat Ara

The Bench did not find any opinion or assertion in the news item published in The Wire which could have had the effect of provoking or inciting the people.
The Wire, Allahabad HC
The Wire, Allahabad HC

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday quashed a First Information Report (FIR) registered against the founding editor of The Wire, Siddharth Varadarajan and its reporter Ismat Ara in connection with their reportage on the death of a protester during the farmers protests in Delhi [Siddharth Varadarajan And Another v State Of UP].

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