Rudraksh Lakra

About/Bio

Rudraksh Lakra is an Associate at Ikigai Law and is a B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) graduate of Jindal Global Law School. He has a keen interest in the intersection of emerging tech, digital rights, and policy.

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Cracking the Code: How Podchasov v. Russia Upholds Encryption and Reshapes Surveillance

On February 13, 2024, the European Court of Human Rights (Strasbourg Court) issued its verdict in Podchasov v. Russia. The case involved a statute that (i) established a data retention scheme, and (ii) permitted law enforcement to order the decryption of collected data. The applicant in this case, a Telegram user, challenged an order that required Telegram…

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