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Lawyer Kaleeswaram Raj and Thulasi K Raj leave after the Supreme Court verdict on adultery law, in New Delhi, Sep 27. A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra and consisting of justices RF Nariman, AM Khanwilkar, DY Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra gave a concurring verdict to declare adultery as unconstitutional(PTI)

Gender justice gets a shot in the arm with the SC verdict saying adultery is not a crime

UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2018 07:53 PM IST
In four concurring opinions running into 243 pages, the Supreme Court found Section 497 of IPC violative of the fundamental rights to equality, non-discrimination, privacy, dignity and autonomy guaranteed under Articles 14, 15 and 21 of the Constitution
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