No statutory exemption to journalists from disclosing their sources to investigating agencies: Delhi Court

The investigating agency can always bring to the notice of journalists that the disclosure of the source is essential and vital to the investigation proceedings, the Court said.
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There is no statutory exemption in India to journalists from disclosing their sources to investigating agencies if such disclosure is necessary, observed a Delhi Rouse Avenue court on Tuesday while dealing with the fake CBI report case [CBI v Closure report].

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