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First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Conviction again puts spotlight on Mewat

NEW DELHI: The conviction of five men in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan gang rape and abduction case has pitched Mewat back in the news for the wrong reasons. All five convicts are residents of Mewat in Haryana and have also been charged with several other cri ... [Published Times of India - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Amendments to protect wives come in handy for husbands

Key amendments made in a section of the Indian Penal Code to enforce stringent punishments for sexual offenders, following the 2012 Delhi gangrape case, appear to have opened up a grey area that is now being exploited by those accused of marital rape ... [Published Indian Express - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 6 reports

Seven get life for stealing cattle for slaughter

Comment · print · T TT+· T-A Delhi court has awarded life imprisonment to seven persons, holding them guilty of thieving three cows, one calf, and one buffalo for slaughtering last year. All the convicts - Ankur Kumar, Anwar, Sanwar, Khalid, Tasleem, ... [Published The Hindu - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

India should make marital rape a crime, says woman judge

BY S VENKAT NARAYAN Our Special CorrespondentNEW DELHI, October 2: A woman judge of a Delhi court has said that India should enact a law making marital rape a punishable crime to help hundreds of thousands of women who are made to suffer by their h ... [Published Sri Lanka Island - Oct 07 2014]
Entities: Marital Rape, Rape, India
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Non-recognition of marital rape is hypocrisy: court

Comment · print · T TT+· T-“...... Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution.....” said British philosopher and political activist ... [Published The Hindu - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 4 reports

Law should recognise rape by husband as crime, says court

New Delhi, Oct 2: A trial court on Thursday said that there is an urgent need to recognize marital rape as a crime in India as a number of women in the country suffer due to this.The court rejected the bail application of a man who is accused of raping ... [Published Oneindia - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Court denies bail to man in rape case

A man accused of raping a woman after making a false promise of marriage has been denied bail by a Delhi court which observed that the law "tilts" towards the victim as "biologically it's the woman alone who suffers in a failed sexual relationship".The ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 6 reports

3 police officers acquitted in anti-Sikh riot cases

Comment · print · T TT+· T-Court says investigations had been conducted in a shoddy mannerObserving that “no doubt investigations have been seriously lacking and have not been conducted professionally…”, a Delhi court has acquitted three former Delhi ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Delhi court: Marital rape should be a criminal offence

NEW DELHI: Lamenting over absence of a legal provision that criminalizes marital rape, a trial court has said that women need legal protection from all kinds of "sexual perversity" by their husbands. The court made these observations while rejecting the ... [Published Times of India - Sep 20 2014]

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Conviction again puts spotlight on Mewat [Published Times of India - Oct 15 2014]
Amendments to protect wives come in handy for h... [Published Indian Express - Oct 13 2014]
Seven get life for stealing cattle for slaughter [Published The Hindu - Oct 12 2014]
“Law silent on protection of rescued animals” [Published The Hindu - Oct 12 2014]
Create policy to safeguard cattle: Court [Published Times of India - Oct 12 2014]
7 cattle thieves get life term for firing at po... [Published Indian Express - Oct 11 2014]
Centre should frame policy to protect cattle, t... [Published DNA India - Oct 11 2014]
Seven cattle lifters sent to jail for life [Published Yahoo! India - Oct 11 2014]
India should make marital rape a crime, says wo... [Published Sri Lanka Island - Oct 07 2014]
Non-recognition of marital rape is hypocrisy: c... [Published The Hindu - Oct 05 2014]
Law should recognise rape by husband as crime, ... [Published Oneindia - Oct 02 2014]
Make rape by husband an offence: Court [Published Times of India - Oct 01 2014]
Court raps hypocrisy on marital rape [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 01 2014]
No Provision for Marital Rape Exposes Hypocrisy... [Published Outlook India - Oct 01 2014]
Non-recognition of marital rape hypocrisy in la... [Published Yahoo! India - Oct 01 2014]
Court denies bail to man in rape case [Published Business Standard India - Sep 29 2014]
3 police officers acquitted in anti-Sikh riot c... [Published The Hindu - Sep 25 2014]
Four acquitted in anti-Sikh riots case [Published Times of India - Sep 24 2014]
’84 riots: Four acquitted of killing three of f... [Published Indian Express - Sep 24 2014]
1984 Riots: Court Acquits Three Cops, One Other [Published Outlook India - Sep 24 2014]
1984 anti-Sikh riots: Court acquits three cops,... [Published Economic Times - Sep 24 2014]
Four acquitted in 1984 riots case [Published ProKerala.com - Sep 24 2014]
Delhi court: Marital rape should be a criminal ... [Published Times of India - Sep 20 2014]
Stalking step in haste: Court [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Mar 03 2014]
Judge visits slums over gangrape case [Published Topnews.in - Jan 12 2012]
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