Indian courts need to be gender sensitised

Mahaseth, Harsh and Mishra, Aditi (2021) Indian courts need to be gender sensitised. The Leaflet.

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A surprising order from MP High Court has asked an accused in a sexual harassment case to go to the victim’s house on Raksha Bandhan so that she can tie a rakhi on him. This trivialises the condition of bail and led Attorney General KK Venugopal to tell a Supreme Court bench that there is a need to educate judges on gender sensitisation as orders “objectifying women is a gross trivialisation of the distress”.

Item Type: Article in News Papers and Magazine
Keywords: Gender Rights | Women's rights | Judiciary | Analysis |
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Social Sciences (General)
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2022 11:32
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2022 11:32
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