Media trials is interference with Administration of justice

Oct 29, 2020

A PIL was filed in the wake of a media reporting investigation about the Sushant Singh Rajput case alleging that the media was making derogatory and irresponsible comments. Today, a Senior advocate Aspi Chinoy submitted before the Bombay HC that ‘trial by media’ results in interference with administration of justice and amounts to contempt of court as per section-2 of contempt of courts act,1971.