On the 22nd of September, 2021 DSCI and Ashoka University jointly conducted the CIPHER Lawyers Conclave. The Conclave aimed to deliberate the legality of E-2-E encryption and the various encryption compromising interventions. To this end, some of India’s brightest legal minds were called on to weigh in on the constitutionality of notions such as traceability and encryption backdoors. The nature of the questions…