At the height of the election campaign, the Congress president visited Amethi only once, when he held a roadshow before filing his nomination papers.
The court said free speech, though non-negotiable, cannot step on the toes of another person’s right.
The searches were conducted at the premises of Chanda Kochhar, her family and Venugopal Dhoot of Videocon Group in Mumbai and Aurangabad.
During the course of the hearing, attorney General KK Venugopoal told the top court that the documents cited by the petitioners were the stolen ones.
The EC’s advice had come against the backdrop of Income Tax Department’s raids in Madhya Pradesh Sunday and in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
Sources said the government has identified 50 acres of land for the Kartarpur corridor and it would be developed in two phases.
JeM had taken responsibility for the Pulwama suicide attack on February 14 in which 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel were killed.
The AG clarified that the government would not take action against journalists or lawyers who used the documents.
The judges said that they were “conscious of the gravity of the dispute and the outcome of mediation on body politics.”