Court dismisses bloggers' cybercrime law case

The bloggers Association of Kenya moved to court to challenge the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Act about two years ago. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Blow for bloggers' association after judge dismisses case challenging the law's constitutionality.
  • In the case that dragged the State to the corridors of justice, bloggers sued Attorney-General, Speaker of the National Assembly, Inspector-General of Police and Director of Public Prosecutions.

High Court Judge James Makau has dismissed a case filed by the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) that challenged the constitutionality of the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Act.

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