Judgement of the Delhi High Court in the case of Priya Pillai of Greepeace

Judgement of the Delhi High Court dated today in the case of Priya Pillai of Greenpeace argued by Ms.Indira Jaising. The Priya Pillai judgment upholding the right to dissent as part of the freedom of speech in a democracy; the right to travel abroad as part of personal liberty. Dissent cannot be muzzled in a democracy. Dissenting from the government’s development policies is not anti national. It is a happy moment for human rights and the right to personal liberty and expression.

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