Expression of opinion cannot constitute contempt of court: Prashant Bhushan to SC

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on August 3, 2020
The expression of opinion, “however outspoken, disagreeable or unpalatable to some”, cannot constitute contempt of court, activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said on Monday in his reply to a show-cause notice issued by the Supreme Court. The notice was issued on July 22 for Bhushan's alleged derogatory tweets against the...

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Indian activist, lawyer and politician
Rahul Gandhi cited AAP founder member and civil rights lawyer Prashant Bhushan's reported claim that the movement was to a large extent supported and propped by..
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Senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan on Monday filed a review petition in the Supreme Court against its judgment convicting him and imposing a fine of Re 1 on him for..
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Supreme Court advocate Prashant Bhushan, convicted in the contempt case, on Monday deposited the fine of one rupee that was imposed on him by the top court..
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