Search or seizure of digital devices of journalists a serious issue, there must be guidelines: Supreme Court

A Bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Sudhanshu Dhulia on Tuesday gave the Central government a month's time to suggest guidelines to govern such seizures.
supreme court and mobile phone
supreme court and mobile phone

There should be guidelines in place to govern the search and seizure of phones or other digital devices belonging to individuals, particularly journalists or media personnel, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday [Foundation for Media Professionals vs Union of India and ors].

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