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involving or constituting treason

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arousing to action or rebellion

in opposition to a civil authority or government

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The government claims remarks in which she accused the United Malay National Organization (UMNO) of starting to kill ethnic Chinese during a race riot in 1969 were seditious. The judge has fixed April 17 to hear her case.
He said this when asked about certain quarters questioning why no action was taken against Waytha Moorthy and Ganabatirau when police arrested blogger Wan Muhammad Azri Wan Deris or Papa Gomo in Sepang yesterday for allegedly making racist and seditious remarks.
In his judgment, Mohd Nazlan said a prima facie case had not been proven against Tian Chua because the words he had used were not seditious in nature.
'He is obviously lying and after saying such a seditious statement that could cause racial tension, he apologised and withdrew what he said, which is too late,' he told reporters outside the Northeast district police headquarters here.
Worryingly, the Sedition Act, introduced by colonial authorities to suppress independent critical views, permits the 'suspension of newspapers containing seditious matter' and applies further to all written and printed material.'
On June 7, Sessions Court judge Rohatul Akmar Abdullah acquitted and discharged Khalid, who is now also federal territories minister, of making a seditious statement on the executive powers of Mais.
But that they consciously worked promoting seditious activities and other related crimes, these honestly I cannot believe.
But again, I say this, I cannot bring myself to believe that these bishops were involved in seditious activities; they are bishops whose sincerity, decency, respectfulness and love for our country and our people are beyond doubt," added Valles.
Manama, July 15 (BNA): In response to a statement broadcasted by an official of the seditious Al Jazeera Channel, the Bahraini Balushi family members have declared disownment from anyone who betrays his homeland or family, reiterating their allegiance to HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and loyalty to the homeland and national values and principles.
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 5 (ANI): Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) General Secretary Vaiko on Friday was sentenced to one-year jail term by a special Chennai Court in a case of seditious speech filed against him in 2009.
Vaiko had given a seditious speech during a book launch in Chennai at a time when the Sri Lankan civil war was at its peak, and his speech was in support of LTTE.
No one would be allowed to give seditious statements under the name of freedom of expression, the court observed.
who shall utter seditious words or speeches, write, publish or circulate scurrilous libels against the Government, or any of the duly constituted authorities thereof, or which tend to disturb or obstruct any lawful officer in executing the functions of his office, or which tend to instigate others to cabal and meet together for unlawful purposes, or which suggest or incite rebellious conspiracies or riots, or which lead or tend to stir up the people against the lawful authorities, or disturb the peace of the community, the safety and order of the Government, or who shall knowingly conceal such evil practices.
1-2019) registered under relevant sections of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) and Anti-Terrorism Act (ATC), the leaders and activists delivered seditious speeches at a programme organised by the JSQM at Sann on January 17 to celebrate 115th birth anniversary of the Jeay Sindh Tehreek founding leader G.M.
This act of Tehreek-e-Labbaik was equal to a seditious act, the petition said.