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India Movie Theaters Must Play National Anthem, Court Rules

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India's movie theaters must play the national anthem before motion picture movie showings to encourage patriotism, the country's highest court ruled Wednesday.
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India's Supreme Court has ruled that theaters must play the national anthem before every movie. Justices Dipak Misra and Amitava Roy wrote "All present in the (cinema) hall are obliged to stand up to show respect to the national anthem". Some theaters already play the national anthem before movies,...

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