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SC strikes down Section 66A of IT Act: Is it biggest win for free speech online?

Mar 24, 2015 10:05 PM IST India India

Section 66A of the Information Technology Act has been struck down by the Supreme Court for being "unconstitutional and untenable". The apex court delivered the landmark judgement on Tuesday on a petition filed by Shreya Singhal, who sought amendment in Section 66A of the IT Act.