IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI
DR. RAJENDRA K. PACHAURI ..... Plaintiff
Through Mr. Pavan Duggal, Adv.
BENNETT COLEMAN and CO. Ltd. and OTHERS .... Defendants
Through Mr. Sudhir Nandrajog, Sr. Adv. with Mr. Manish Srivastava,
Adv. for D-1 to 3
HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE JAYANT NATH
O R D E R
IA No.3335/2015 (exemption)
1. Exemption allowed subject to all just exceptions.
IA No.3338/2015 (under Order 5 Rule 9 CPC) in CS (OS)425/2015
1. Learned counsel appearing for defendant Nos. 1 to 3 seeks 30 days?
time to file reply to the application and written statement. However, he
submits that this court should not pass any restraint order restraining
publication or airing of reports regarding any action taken by the police
pursuant to the alleged complaint by the complainant or the final
outcome of the proceedings of the complaint filed by the complainant
before the Committee under The Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace
(Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 and connected court
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2. In my opinion, keeping in view the liberty of the Press under Article 19(1)(a) of the Constitution of India for the time being, in the interest
of justice, interim order passed on 17.02.2015 is modified to the above
extent. It is ordered accordingly.
3. With the above modification, order dated 17.02.2015 shall continue to
operate till the next date of hearing.
4. List on 08.04.2015.
JAYANT NATH, J
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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