Posted by | May 9, 2019
Petitions Against FIA, PTA and PECA

Below is a record of petitions filed against the Federation of Pakistan, Pakistan Telecommunications Authority and the Federal Investigation Agency for exercise of power, abuse of authority, violation of fundamental...

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Posted by | April 16, 2019
Summons, Enquiries, FIRs, Detentions and Arrests in Connection with Social Media Posts

The table below is based on information available in news reports, online and legal documents. It records incidents between 2017-2019, where legal action under existing laws has been taken against...

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Posted by | March 4, 2015
Cyber Crime Incidents Timeline

Cyber Crime Incidents Timeline

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Posted by | September 22, 2014
Bolo Bhi’s YouTube Resource Timeline

Bolo Bhi's YouTube Ban 2012 – 2015 Timeline Bolo Bhi's Lahore High Court YouTube Case Updates Timeline Bolo Bhi's Peshawar High Court YouTube Case Timeline Bolo Bhi's Sindh High Court...

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Posted by | August 29, 2014
Sindh High Court Website Censorship Timeline

    12th March 2014 Petition Filed in the Sindh High Court to Lift Arbitrary Bans on Websites A group of concerned students and citizens filed a petition in the...

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Posted by | August 29, 2014
Peshawar High Court YouTube Case Timeline

    16th May 2013 YouTube Ban Challenged in the Peshawar High Court A Senior Attorney of the Supreme Court of Pakistan has challenged in Peshawar High Court the ban placed...

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Posted by | December 24, 2013
Survey: The Human Cost Of Communications Blockade

In the last two years the government of Pakistan has suspended cellular services over a dozen times. In 2012, we began recording every instance of cellular service suspension or each...

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Posted by | June 26, 2013
Tracking Laws: Freedom Of Information Act

  1/1/1990 Tabling of Freedom of Information Bill as a Private Bill The dismal state of governance in Pakistan can largely be attributed to the lack of freedom of information,...

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