What Madras HC held on Arrest and Remand while upholding Magistrate's refusal to Remand Nakkeeran Gopal

Meera Emmanuel January 8 2019
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The Madras High Court on Monday upheld the Egmore Magistrate’s refusal to remand RR ‘Nakkeeran’ Gopal, Editor of the Tamil News Magazine Nakkeeran following his arrest on charges of sedition last month.

Gopal had been arrested last month after his magazine published articles alluding to a link between the Tamil Nadu Governor and Nirmala Devi, a college lecturer accused of having lured college girls into prostitution. However, an Egmore Magistrate Court

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