Expression of opinion cannot constitute contempt of court: Prashant Bhushan to SC

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The expression of opinion, “however outspoken, disagreeable or unpalatable to some”, cannot constitute contempt of court, activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan said on Monday in his reply to a show-cause notice issued by the Supreme Court. The notice was issued on July 22 for Bhushan's alleged derogatory tweets against the...
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