[Delhi Riots] Right to protest, express dissent has fundamental stature in a democracy: Delhi High Court while granting bail to 5 accused

The sole act of protesting should not be employed as a weapon to justify the incarceration of those who are exercising this right, the Court said.
Justice Subramonium Prasad with Delhi HC
Justice Subramonium Prasad with Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Friday held that the right to protest and express dissent is a right that occupies a fundamental stature in a democratic polity [State v. Arif, etc].

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