The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

Virtual Festival
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Karuna Nundy

Advocate, India

Karuna Nundy is an Advocate at the Supreme Court of India and an international lawyer. Her litigation practise includes focus on constitutional and human rights law, commercial dispute resolution, tech regulation, media and criminal law.

Ms. Nundy  leads a number of constitutional cases including those stemming from the Bhopal gas disaster, criminalising marital rape and other women’s rights, tech regulation and overbroad criminal provisions. She currently serves on the Columbia Global Free Speech  Experts’ Committee and the High Level Panel of Legal Experts for Media Freedom headed by former CJI of England Lord Neuberger and Amal Clooney.

sessions

Trial By Media

  • 21st November
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

News channels or kangaroo courts?
A panel discussion with Avirook Sen, Karuna Nundy, Naghma Sahar and Abhinandan Sekhri as the chair.

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    Sports Historian & Author, India

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