Statutory law

Age, Sex, Consent

Replugging this old article with my views on the lack of recognition of distinctions between sex and crime in actions of governments and judiciary in the wake of yet another instance of a court going on record calling it wrong to punish statutory rape if the 15 year old girl voluntarily eloped with the accused, […]

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Women's rights

Eve Teasing under Criminal Law

This article is second in a part of a three article series on Eve Teasing by Fazal Ahmad. The first part outlined the description and impact of eve teasing. The second looks at Eve Teasing under Civil Law. We now look at Eve Teasing punishment in India in Criminal Laws Very fairly speaking that in the […]

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