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Conflict between Muslim personal law and POSCO, Delhi court rules in favour of former

SC asked to resolve conflict over ‘rape’ definition in two...

A chink in the colonial-era Indian Penal Code (IPC) condoning sexual intercourse and exploitation of a 15-year-old child ‘wife’ has been brought to the Supreme Court’s attention. The Hindu, 2 months ago

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Bad laws underpin global "rape epidemic", let rapists off the hook: report

By Emma Batha LONDON, March 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From Lebanon where a rapist can escape punishment if he marries his victim to India where rape within marriage is legal, bad laws are underpinning a global "epidemic of sexual violence", legal ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
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UK to allow rape victims to pre-record evidence

The UK government is overhauling its rape laws to allow alleged rape victims to pre-record their evidence and spare them from cross-examination in open court. UK justice secretary Liz Truss said that such schemes of pre-recording testimony before the trial ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Liz Truss's announcement that rape victims could give evidence by video 'misunderstood' the law, says Britain's most senior judge   The Telegraph UK3 days ago

L.A. police see drop in Latino reports of crime amid deportation fears

Latinos in Los Angeles are lodging fewer reports of rape and spousal abuse to police so far this year amid heightened concerns among immigrants that contact with law enforcement could lead to deportation, police Chief Charlie Beck said on Tuesday.
 DNA4 days ago

Goa: As CM, Parrikar faces law and order, illegal mining, unemployment

Lately, Goa has been in the news for frighteningly violent crimes against tourists, including rape
 Business Standard6 days ago

HC notice to Centre on plea against changes in rape law

The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to the central government on a plea seeking to strike down the amendments made in the rape law post December 16 gangrape incident here, claiming that amendments are being abused.A division bench of Chief Justice G.
 Prokerala1 week ago HC seeks Centre's reply on plea against amendments in rape law  DNA1 week ago

Three more accomplices of Prajapati held; sons, nephew quizzed

Tightening the noose around rape-accused UP minister Gayatri Prajapati, Lucknow Police today nabbed three more accomplices of the SP leader and is interrogating his two sons and nephew to get clues about his whereabouts. The arrests were made in Hazratganj ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Rape-accused UP minister's accomplices brought to Lucknow  Sify2 weeks ago Centre calls on Gayatri Prajapati to present case in court  Sify2 weeks ago 'Let law take its course': SC refuses to put stay on rape accused Gayatri Prajapati's arrest  DNA2 weeks ago
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SP denies Akhliesh govt had been shielding Prajapati

The Samajwadi Party has dismissed allegations that the erstwhile Akhilesh Yadav government had "shielded" its rape accused minister Gayatri Prajapati, arrested today after being on the run for nearly a month. Questining the "hype" over the arrest, SP general ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Gayatri Prajapati case: Guv should have asked EC instead of Akhilesh, says JD(U)  Sify2 weeks ago

Kejriwal has failed to ensure women's safety: Women activists

[India] Mar. 13 (ANI): Condemning the gang-rape in Delhi's Pandav Nagar area, where a woman from Nepal was allegedly molested by five men, the women activists on Monday said that the Delhi Government has failed to ensure the safety of women. "Delhi does not ...
 Sify1 week ago Facilitating a social revolution for the life and dignity of Indian Women: Lessons from Bengaluru molestations  Sify2 months ago POLL: How safe do women feel in India?  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Molestation shame: Seething women activists slam lax politicians  Sify2 months ago

Kerala CPM exposes names of minor rape victims: Ruling Left needs lessons in sensitivity, law

Unless the ruling CPM party takes proactive steps to change the mindsets from the top down, women and children in Kerala will continue to be unsafe. The post Kerala CPM exposes names of minor rape victims: Ruling Left needs lessons in sensitivity, law ...
 First Post.com1 week ago
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