IT Rules 2021 for checks and balances, no chilling effect on freedom of speech: Centre to Delhi High Court

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IT Rules 2021
IT Rules 2021

The Central government has told the Delhi High Court that the new Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 (IT Rules 2021) does not in any manner create a chilling effect on the freedom of speech and expression (Uday Bedi vs. Union of India).

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