[Sedition] Rajasthan High Court first to follow Supreme Court order; protects News18's Aman Chopra from Section 124A

The High Court directed that an investigation be carried out in relation to allegations of instigating communal riots, but categorically ordered that no investigation be done on sedition charges.
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Pursuant to the Supreme Court's order this morning keeping all pending sedition matters in abeyance, the Rajasthan High Court has barred the Investigation Officer (IO) from looking into allegations covered by Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code against News18 journalist Aman Chopra in relation to the Alwar riots [Aman Chopra vs State of Rajasthan].

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