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7.6. Waiver of the privilege.-
Finally, the question arises whether the privilege should be allowed to be waived. In detail, the queries that may arise in this regard are as follows:-
(a) Should the privilege be capable of being waived?
(b) If so, who should be competent to waive it
(i) the journalist, or
(ii) the employer of the journalist, or
(iii) the informant?