Media can't usurp courts' jurisdiction; media trial not protected speech: Kerala High Court

The Court issued an interim gag order restricting Reporter TV from publishing anything relating to actor Dileep's brother-in-law, Suraj, while reporting on the murder conspiracy case or the 2017 actress assault case.
Media trial
Media trial

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday observed that intense media scrutiny on cases and publishing of leaked information and half truths about ongoing trials impede the faith of the public in the justice-delivery system [TN Suraj v State of Kerala].

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