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Film Censorship: An Unconstitutional System 1

A.G. Noorani

in CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTIONS AND CITIZENS' RIGHTS: An Omnibus Comprising Constitutional Questions in India and Citizens' Rights, Judges and State Accountability

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195678291
eISBN:
9780199080588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195678291.003.0113
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter looks at film censorship in India and discusses a report released on 26 July 1969 by the Enquiry Committee on Film Censorship. Headed by G. D. Khosla, a former Chief Justice of the High ... More


The Role of the FCC

Stephen B. Wicker

in Cellular Convergence and the Death of Privacy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199915354
eISBN:
9780199366736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199915354.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers the awkward stewardship of cellular architecture by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and service providers. The former showed a serious lack of vision in initially ... More


Commercial Speech and the Twilight Zone of Viewpoint Discrimination

Martin H. Redish

in The Adversary First Amendment: Free Expression and the Foundations of American Democracy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804772150
eISBN:
9780804786348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772150.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter applies the theory of adversary democracy to a concrete area of First Amendment doctrine, commercial speech. It explains how the communitarian theorists' rejection of protection of ... More


To Speak or Not to Speak: Freedom of Expression

O. Chinnappa Reddy

in The Court and the Constitution of India: Summit and Shallows

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198066286
eISBN:
9780199081462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198066286.003.0027
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Freedom of expression is one of the most cherished and valuable rights guaranteed by the Constitution of India. During the discussion in the Constituent Assembly, B. N. Rau and B. R. Ambedkar thought ... More


Film and Internet Censorship

Gautam Bhatia

in Offend, Shock, or Disturb: Free Speech under the Indian Constitution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199460878
eISBN:
9780199086351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199460878.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the legal regime of film and online censorship in India, and some of the important judicial decisions. It analyses the Supreme Court’s judgments in K.A. Abbas, in which the ... More


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