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'Affirmative Consent' Will Make Rape Laws Worse
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'Affirmative Consent' Will Make Rape Laws Worse

The "tough on crime" posture is going out of style, even on the right , except when the crime in question isrape. Advocates complain that it is too hard to lock up predators. And so, according to Judith Shulevitz , theAmerican Law Institute, an ... Bloomberg View, 8 hours ago

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No rape in marriage?

A number of studies and statistics prove that marital rape is a reality in India. But laws that do not acknowledge this are another reality that a large number of married women are forced to live with. Veenu Sandhu reports When Sunita and Shailesh Puri (names changed) approached marriage counsellor Nisha Khanna, one of the first things that the counsellor observed was a sense of resignation about Sunita. She seemed withdrawn and would speak to her husband only when necessary. The counsellor ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Auditor Says Rape Kit Backlog Means Criminals Go Free  Forensic Magazine10 hours ago

Marital rape: Activists push for gender neutral laws

Amid the ongoing debate concerning laws for marital rape, men’s rights activists have renewed their demand for making them gender neutral.
 Times of India1 month ago DC Debate: The government’s refusal to criminalise marital rape is regressive  Deccan chronicle1 month ago Refusal to criminalise marital rape: Activists, experts differ  Zee News1 month ago

Retd IAS officer's daughter files rape plaint against in-laws

The Bengaluru police have registered a criminal case against a reputed family from Mysuru on charges of harassing their daughter-in-law for dowry. The complainant is the daughter of a retired IAS officer. The police have also booked cases of rape and attempt ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Case against doc's family: Cops intensify investigation  Deccan Herald2 months ago Rape plaint of retd IAS officer's daughter transferred to CID  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Free treatment for victims of rape, acid attack in Haryana

tack as mandated by laws, Haryana Government said today. Stating this, an official spokesman said if any patient or his/her relatives find that treatment is being denied, they could file a complaint before the district civil surgeon. The spokesman said all ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Free Treatment for Rape, Acid Attack Victims in Haryana  Outlook2 months ago

Pvt bill on making marital rape a crime tabled in Rajya Sabha

Last Updated: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 21:09 New Delhi: A private member bill to amend the existing laws to treat marital rape as a crime was tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Friday. Moving the bill, Congress leader Avinash Pande quoted a report as saying that ...
 Zee News2 months ago Private Bill on Making Marital Rape a Crime Tabled in RS  Outlook2 months ago

minor and FIDA sue over abortion laws

A rape survivor is now suffering a chronic ailment as a result of an unsafe abortion. She wants the government to cater for her medical expenses. This follows a memo from the Health ministry prohibiting workers from carrying out abortion and ...
 The Star (Kenya)1 day ago Paraguay: Focus on health of pregnant 10-year-old rape victim  MSN India2 weeks ago Latin America's abortion laws fail women and girls  DNA1 month ago Pregnant 10-year-old rape victim denied abortion in Paraguay  Reuters1 month ago
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Countries where laws against marital rape exists

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 IBN Live2 months ago Woman sentenced for rape days ago Woman gets lengthy sentence for raping teen, 16  SA Breaking News1 day ago Vietnamese man gets life sentence for trafficking, raping minor girl  Thanhnien1 day ago
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Rape sentences under releveant laws: DPP

06:27 Today Women's Minister Rosy Akbar has come out in support of harsher penalties Taken from/By: FBC News Report by: Shanal Sivan The office of the Director of Public Prosecution says sentencing for rape cases are meted out under the ...
 Fiji Broadcasting Corporation10 hours ago Rape sentences under relevant laws: DPP  Fiji Broadcasting Corporation8 hours ago
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Robbery and rape: Need for stiffer punishment?

A new phenomenon of crime is emerging where robbers rob and rape their female victims. Until recently, robbers who attacked their victims either in a group or alone were known to loot the houses or the premises of their victims in haste and ...
 Graphic Ghana5 minutes ago Woman's Body a Temple, No Mediation in Rape Cases: SC  New Indian Express6 hours ago No compromises in rape cases, warns Supreme Court  Deccan Chronicle6 hours ago No mediation in rape: SC  Deccan Herald9 hours ago
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