Live Streaming of Court Proceedings in India: A Step Towards Strengthening the Access to a Transparent and an Accountable Judiciary

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https://doi.org/10.24857/rgsa.v18n9-075

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Judiciary, SC, Human Rights Council, Social Council

Abstract

Objectives: The objective of this research is to analyze the efficacy of the adoption of Court Proceedings’ Live Streaming in India as a means to strengthen access to a transparent and accountable Judiciary. The research also aims to examine existing global frameworks concerning court proceedings’ live streaming.

 

Methods: This research utilizes a comprehensive analysis approach, examining the implementation and impact of Court Proceedings’ Live Streaming in India and globally. It involves reviewing existing literature, legal frameworks, and case studies to understand the various dimensions and implications of live streaming in the legal and judicial field.

 

Results: The analysis reveals that Court Proceedings’ Live Streaming has significant potential to enhance transparency and accountability within the judiciary. It allows real-time access to courtroom proceedings, aligning with the open justice principle. However, it also highlights various concerns such as balancing the right to privacy of parties involved, addressing copyright ownership issues, mitigating cyber security threats, and preventing the dissemination of false information. The research identifies potential safeguards and measures to address these concerns effectively.

 

Conclusion: In conclusion, Court Proceedings’ Live Streaming represents a significant development in the legal and judicial field, providing unprecedented access to courtroom proceedings. While it has the potential to enrich constitutionalism and empower the masses, it also necessitates careful consideration of various legal and ethical concerns. By implementing appropriate safeguards and measures, live streaming can contribute to a more transparent and accountable judiciary while ensuring the protection of rights and interests of all parties involved.

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2024-05-03

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Kaur, H. (2024). Live Streaming of Court Proceedings in India: A Step Towards Strengthening the Access to a Transparent and an Accountable Judiciary. Revista De Gestão Social E Ambiental, 18(9), e06586. https://doi.org/10.24857/rgsa.v18n9-075

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