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Bail pleas of journalist, another: SC says why not go to HC

Observing that it is “trying to discourage” individuals from filing petitions under Article 32 of the Constitution — which grants individuals the right to approach the top court seeking enforcement of fundamental rights — a Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India S A Bobde sought responses from the Centre and the Uttar Pradesh government in a plea seeking the release of Kerala-based journalist Siddique Kappan.Why can’t you go to the high court?” the bench remarked while hearing a plea filed by the Kerala Union of Working Journalists challenging the journalist’s arrest.

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