Tag Archives: freedom of expression


Rizwana Safdar

Restriction To Freedom of Expression On The Internet Must Be In Line With International Human Rights Law

Restriction To Freedom of Expression On The Internet Must Be In Line With International Human Rights Law Voicing an opinion in a free and express manner without fear and interference is central

“No Right Of Freedom Of Expression Without The Right To Know!” – HRCP

“No Right Of Freedom Of Expression Without The Right To Know!” – HRCP Press Release Lahore, December 10:  To mark the International Day for Human Rights, the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan

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Freedom Of Expression Or Freedom To Express Hatred

Freedom Of Expression Or Freedom To Express Hatred Growing up in Pakistan leaves many questions in a person’s mind unanswered. As a student of the law I personally felt on many occasions

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Lahore High Court’s Verdict Against The Ban On MAALIK Film: A Jurisprudential Development In Film/Cinema Industry

Lahore High Court’s Verdict Against The Ban On MAALIK Film: A Jurisprudential Development In Film/Cinema Industry It is for the first time in the judicial history of Lahore High Court that a


Javeria Younes

Prevention Of Electronic Crimes Act (PECA) Continues Draconian Laws In Pakistan

Prevention Of Electronic Crimes Act (PECA) Continues Draconian Laws In Pakistan The state of Pakistan has been all set to unleash its iron fist by promulgating laws that curb free speech. This


Sabena Siddiqui

The Cyber Crime Bill Controversy

The Cyber Crime Bill Controversy The controversial Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill was passed by the National Assembly and adopted unanimously by the Senate recently. It has been implemented immediately over all Pakistanis

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“Liberty Ain’t No Licence” – Regulating Cyberspace In Pakistan

“Liberty Ain’t No Licence” – Regulating Cyberspace In Pakistan The Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill (PECB) 2016 provides for much-needed legislation on cyberspace. Dearest sirs and ma’ams, legislation is never perfect. It

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Asfandyar Khan Tareen

Freedom Of Press Versus Right Of Reputation – My Rights Are Better Than Yours

Freedom Of Press Versus Right Of Reputation – My Rights Are Better Than Yours My words are my pride – I can attack your character as a matter of entitlement in utter

Indian State Tightens Blockade of Kashmir As Media & Press Are Gagged By Police Forces

Indian State Tightens Blockade of Kashmir as Media & Press Are Gagged by Police Forces Reports of repression continue as two of Kashmir’s biggest newspapers, the Greater Kashmir and Kashmir Uzma (an

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Shah Nawaz Mohal

Did You Notice, Preventing Crime Too Went Cyber?

Did You Notice, Preventing Crime Too Went Cyber? The Cybercrime Bill NA passed should get more attention than it currently has Since Panama Papers dawned upon us, all the political animals, regardless

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Levy Of PTV Fee And Promotion Of Porn Stars: A Public Interest Issue

Levy Of PTV Fee And Promotion Of Porn Stars: A Public Interest Issue On 15 April 2016 the Honourable Lahore High Court issued notices to PEMRA, Information Ministry, Pakistan Television (PTV) and

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Javeria Younes

How Judiciary Has Institutionalized Curb On Free Speech

How Judiciary Has Institutionalized Curb On Free Speech “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear” ― George Orwell. Freedom of

Turkish YouTube Ban Violated Freedom of Expression, According to European Rights Court

Turkish YouTube Ban Violated Freedom of Expression, According to European Rights Court The European Court of Human Rights(ECHR) unanimously ruled that a Turkish court order blocking access to YouTube violated Article 10 of the European


Ehtisham Qadir

Copyright Laws and Regulations in the UK and EU

Copyright Laws and Regulations in the UK and EU “Copyright law has been drafted with an analogue world in mind, and has not been able to cope adequately with the digital era.