Legal Supreme Court refuses to entertain plea on paid news Updated : July 31, 2018 07:32 AM IST The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea seeking action against 'paid news' after which the petitioner withdrew it to approach an appropriate forum. Paid news is a phenomenon by which political advertising is presented as news item. "Don't you think enough is enough," a bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked BJP leader and advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, who had filed the petition. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.