Judicial Safeguards Against 'Trial by Media': Should Blasi’s 'Checking Value' Theory Apply in India?

Journal of Media Law & Ethics, Vol. 2, p. 28, 2010

17 Pages Posted: 11 Jan 2011

Date Written: January 9, 2011

Abstract

Discusses the "trial by media" phenomenon India. Examines case law on pre-trial publicity and contempt of court.

Keywords: trial by media, pre-trial publicity, contempt of court, India

Suggested Citation

Banerjee, Arpan, Judicial Safeguards Against 'Trial by Media': Should Blasi’s 'Checking Value' Theory Apply in India? (January 9, 2011). Journal of Media Law & Ethics, Vol. 2, p. 28, 2010, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1737432

Arpan Banerjee (Contact Author)

Jindal Global Law School ( email )

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