[BREAKING] Right of reputation can't be protected at the cost of right to dignity: Delhi Court acquits Priya Ramani in MJ Akbar defamation case

While Ramani pleaded truth, good faith, public interest and public good as her defence in the defamation trial, Akbar had denied the meeting at the hotel.
MJ Akbar, Priya Ramani
MJ Akbar, Priya Ramani

Following a trial that lasted almost two years, a Delhi Court today acquitted journalist Priya Ramani in the criminal defamation case initiated by former Union Minister MJ Akbar in relation to the sexual harassment allegations levelled against him during the #MeToo movement of 2018 (MJ Akbar v. Priya Ramani).

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