Ep. 420: Reforming the Information Technology Act

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The Internet in India is governed by the IT Act. But the powers this law gives the state need to be balanced with due process and adequate safeguards. Rohan Seth and Prateek Waghre are joined by Gopal Jain, a Supreme Court advocate and advisor to the Esya Centre to talk about reforming the IT Act in an increasingly networked society.

Gopal’s op-ed:
https://www.financialexpress.com/opinion/internet-has-its-own-basic-structure-that-must-be-kept-intact/2074289/

Esya Centre:
https://www.esyacentre.org/
https://twitter.com/esyacentre

You can follow Prateek on Twitter: @prateekwaghre
(https://twitter.com/prateekwaghre)

You can follow Rohan on Twitter: @thesethist
(https://twitter.com/thesethist)

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