The good and the bad of the privacy ruling6 min read . Updated: 26 Aug 2017, 01:02 AM IST
Much as I enjoyed reading the Supreme Court's judgement affirming privacy as a fundamental right, I have some misgivings about the direction down which it is pointing us
One of the pleasures of being a lawyer in a vibrant common law jurisdiction is that every once in a while the system spits out a decision so artfully crafted and filled with nuance and meaning that it is a sheer joy to read. Few decisions in recent memory are better exemplars of this than the recent decision of the Supreme Court in Puttuswamy v. Union of India, affirming the fundamental right to privacy.
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