Police cannot register FIR under Section 188 of IPC: Madras HighCourt quashes case against Anti-CAA protestor [Read Order]

The case concerned an activist who was arrested on allegations that he had protested against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 (CAA) on a public road without permission last January. While quashing a criminal case filed against an Anti-CAA protestor, the Madras High Court was recently prompted to reiterate that the police cannot by itself registerContinue reading “Police cannot register FIR under Section 188 of IPC: Madras HighCourt quashes case against Anti-CAA protestor [Read Order]”