Posted by | November 29, 2020
Analysis: Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Online Content (Protection, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules, 2020

On November 18, 2020, Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Online Content (Protection, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules, 2020, as published in the Extraordinary Gazette, were uploaded to the Ministry of Information...

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Posted by | May 21, 2019
Note on the Implementation of Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2016

The following note was prepared for the National Assembly's Standing Committee on Human Rights, meeting held May 20, 2019 | PDF here When the National Action Plan (NAP) was rolled out in...

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Posted by | January 25, 2019
Our Official Correspondence Problem: Section 37

On January 21, Nida Kirmani and Reema Omer received notices from Twitter Legal via email, alerting them their tweets had been reported. Twitter had received "official correspondence" claiming the content...

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Posted by | November 22, 2017
Bolo Bhi’s Written Submission in IHC Case

On November 20, 2017, Bolo Bhi submitted written arguments in its ongoing case challenging the Federation of Pakistan and the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority's (PTA) powers to issue directions and block...

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Posted by | December 29, 2015
Archive: Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2016

November 29, 2020: Analysis: Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Online Content (Protection, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules, 2020 October 28, 2020: Record of PECA Cases Before Courts in Karachi (until 30...

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