Hate Speech: Supreme Court directs that its order to police for suo motu action irrespective of religion is applicable to all States, UTs

The Court expanded the scope of an interim order which was earlier only limited to the Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand Police.
Hate Speech
Hate Speech

The Supreme Court on Friday extended the scope of a previous order directing police to take suo motu action in cases of hate speech without looking at the religion of the offenders to all states and union territories across the country [Shaheen Abdullah v. Union of India].

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