Here's why the Meghalaya High Court sentenced two women journalists to sit in a corner of the Court

Bar & Bench March 9 2019
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The Meghalaya High Court on Friday found two journalists of the Shillong Times guilty of contempt of Court for having published a December 2018 article titled 'When Judges judge for themselves'.

The Court concluded that the journalists had published false statements affecting the dignity of the Court. The Bench of Chief Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir and Justice SR Sen observed,

"It is correct to say that the social media . . .

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