IHC terms PECA law ‘draconian’


The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday observed that the Pakistan Electronic Crimes Act (PECA) Ordinance 2022 was “draconian in nature”, calling it an attempt to muzzle anti-government voices.

During a hearing of pleas against the new ordinance that makes defamation a non-bailable and a criminal offence, the IHC chief justice said it was concerning for the court how…

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News Source: https://tribune.com.pk/story/2345076/ihc-terms-peca-law-draconian

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