What’s the hue & cry about Criminal Defamation?: Summary of Arguments from the Supreme Court

A Supreme Court bench of Justices Dipak Misra and Prafulla Pant is hearing a set of at least thirty petitions challenging the constitutional validity of criminal defamation (Sections 499 and 500 of IPC and section 199 of CrPC).
The summary of hearings from the first six days can be found here.