Madras High Court upholds ‘right to be forgotten’ of rape accused who was acquitted

A bench of Justices Anita Sumanth and R Vijayakumar also ordered web portal Indian Kanoon to take down the copy of judgment containing the name of the petitioner.
Madurai Bench of Madras High Court
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The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court recently ordered that the name and personal details of a person acquitted in a rape case be deleted from court orders and judgments.

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