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'Why the hurry to pass the juvenile justice bill?'

Justice to victims, not only to the juveniles

While many parties helped the juvenile justice amendment Bill get passed in Parliament, the primary credit goes to Union Minister Maneka Gandhi, who had worked relentlessly for the changes from day one There should not be any doubt that the ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 month ago
Why the hurry to pass the juvenile justice bill? Business Standard India, 1 month ago

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Abu Dhabi National

India needs meaningful change to its justice system

, the gang rape of a medical student aboard a bus in Delhi caught the attention of the international media. Young Indians took to the streets to protest, demanding justice for the victim, who succumbed to her injuries. Three years later, little has ...
 Abu Dhabi National1 month ago Not age, but Parliament should make nature of crime as criteria to decide whether a criminal is juvenile or not  Meri News1 month ago Court rejects plea to reverse Delhi gang-rapist's release  Asiaone1 month ago India frees gang rapist amid protests  The Nation Pakistan1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Delhi rape case: Three years later, how safe are our women?

Three years after the brutal, gruesome gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old paramedic, not much has changed to make women feel safer anywhere in India. Despite the national outcry, despite changes in the law, similar horrors continue to be ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Nirbhaya case: No certainty of justice even after 3 years  The Statesman1 month ago No certainty of justice even after three years of Nirbhaya case, says  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago 'No certainty of justice even after 3 years of Nirbhaya case'  The Statesman1 month ago

Juvenile Justice Bill

The Justice Verma Committee, set up by the government in the aftermath of massive public outrage following the December 16, 2012 gang-rape incident, did discharge its duty faithfully in a short span of time. For the first time, we got a set of ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Change juvenile justice laws

If the boy involved in the brutal gangrape of a Delhi woman on a moving bus three years ago walks out in a few days a free man (he became an adult within a year of the crime), the law would have been upheld. However, if he does leave the observation home a ...
 Asian Age1 month ago The Juvenile Question  Open1 month ago

Why shouldn't a wife say NO?

The Delhi High court is hearing a challenge to the constitutionality of the marital rape exception under Indian law. The fact that a husband raping his wife is not a crime in India is anachronistic, discriminatory, and an abdication of a basic human ...
 The Statesman4 days ago

Plea On Marital Rape: High Court Seeks Centre's Response

The Delhi High Court has sought the government's response on PIL challenging a provision in the penal law which does not consider sexual intercourse of a man with his minor wife as rape. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Jayant Nath ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago Delhi HC asks Centre to respond to marital rape PIL  Times of India3 weeks ago PIL on marital rape: Delhi HC seeks Centre's response  DNA3 weeks ago PIL on marital rape: HC seeks Centre's response  Press Trust of India4 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Hysteria, Not Informed Debate, Guided JJ Act Amendment

The inordinate clout of the media was evident from the manner in which the release of the accused juvenile of the Delhi rape case was covered. The release was treated as an impending catastrophe and a monumental disaster as if the juvenile's release ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago India lowers crime trial age to 16 after Delhi gang rape furore  Asiaone1 month ago A battle lost, but the war wages on  The Hindu1 month ago India's top court cannot detain rapist  Sky News Australia1 month ago
India Today

Supreme Court asks for harsher punishment in child sexual abuse

The Supreme Court asked Parliament on Monday to consider harsher punishment for child sexual abuse, molestation and rape but refused to direct the Centre to include chemical castration as an additional penalty for such convicts. A bench headed by ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago To castrate child rapists or not: Supreme Court asks Centre  India Today4 weeks ago Child rape: Parliament asked to consider castration  Newshence.com4 weeks ago SC considers harsher punishment for child sex offenders  India Today3 weeks ago

Criminalise marital rape and lower age of consent, says SC panel

Criminalise marital rape, and register forced anal penetration in a marriage under section 376 of the IPC as rape and not under section 377 as unnatural sex, says a report submitted by amicus curiae Indira Jaising to the Supreme Court in cases pertaining to ...
 DNA4 weeks ago Marital rape: Why the renewed focus on the subject is much ado about nothing  MSN News US2 months ago Marital rape: Law Commission has identified focus groups, pursuing specific deliberations on the issue  Firstpost.com2 months ago
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