[Breaking] Adherence to Code of Ethics under Rule 9 of IT Rules stayed by Bombay High Court (for now)

The Court stated that "Rule 9 was prima facie an intrusion of the rights of the petitioners under Article 19 of the Constitution".
[Breaking] Adherence to Code of Ethics under Rule 9 of IT Rules stayed by Bombay High Court (for now)
IT Rules 2021, Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court has stayed the operation of Rule 9 (1) and (3) of the recently notified Information Technology (Guidelines for intermediaries and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 (IT Rules, 2021). (AGIJ Promotion Of Nineteenonea Media Pvt. Ltd. & Anr. v. Union of India & Anr.)

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