[IRPCoalition] Fwd: India-Right to Privacy
anita at itforchange.net
Fri Aug 25 12:55:21 EEST 2017
Here is our piece that takes quick stock of the judgement from a tech
Acknowledging theprogressive stances of the judgement, we take a closer
look atthe future issues for governance and law.
On Thursday 24 August 2017 04:18 PM, Marianne Franklin wrote:
> Dear all
> This time with initial mail, and the judgement attached.
> A decision that resonates with Article 8 of the IRPC Charter (inter
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: bestbits-request at lists.bestbits.net [mailto:bestbits-
>>> request at lists.bestbits.net] On Behalf Of Mishi Choudhary
>>> Sent: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 11:03 PM
>>> To: bestbits at lists.bestbits.net; Forum at Justnetcoalition. Org
>>> Subject: [bestbits] India-Right to Privacy
>>> For those who may be interested,
>>> The Indian Supreme Court holds that Right to Privacy is a Fundamental
>>> Right on a judgment pronounced on August 24, 2017.
>>> In a historic judgment, the 9 judge bench of the Hon’ble Supreme Court
>>> has unanimously held that Right to Privacy is a fundamental right. This
>>> judgment was pronounced in a reference made to the 9 judge bench in a
>>> batch of Writ Petitions challenging the Aadhaar scheme.
>>> Warm Regards
>>> Mishi Choudhary, Esq.
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