SC calls for responsible reporting by electronic media in The Wire plea against Jay Shah defamation case

Chandan Goswami March 15 2018

The Supreme Court today made some pertinent observations regarding the responsibility of the electronic media, while hearing a plea filed by The Wire seeking quashing of the defamation proceedings initiated by Jay Shah.

The Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud issued notice, and directed the trial court not to proceed in the matter, as the Supreme Court is seized of it.

During the course of the hearing, the . . .

You need to have an active subscription to view this content.