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MEDIA TRIAL AND RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND EXPRESSION: AN ANALYSIS

Shivani Kharai, Law Student at National Law School of India University

ABSTRACT

This area of Research topic deals with the analysis of Media Trial in regard to the freedom of speech and expression under Indian Constitution. The topic shall focus on dealing with constitutionality of media trial in India. The paper also covers freedom of press and the fair trial. The topics like historical background, Interpretation of Article 19(1) (a), Impact of Media trial and cases study are being covered under the topic. This paper focuses on analysing the impact by the trial by media and how it takes the route of article 19(1) (a) to continue with the inappropriate intervention with the governance of justice. The case laws are also mentioned for better understanding. So, the paper seeks to show the currently scenario regarding the same limited to India.