Penguin India served legal notice on agreement to withdraw and pulp “The Hindus: An Alternative History”

Subsequent to the private settlement agreement made by Penguin India in February 2014 to withdraw from circulation and to pulp all copies of Wendy Doniger’s book, “The Hindus: An Alternative History,” Lawrence Liang of the Alternative Law Forum has served a legal notice upon Penguin India. The notice informs Penguin India that its settlement agreement is in violation of freedom of speech and expression and the constitutional rights of its readers. A copy of the notice is reproduced below.

Notice to Penguin by Alternative Law Forum