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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019

Sex offender

Nov 15, 2019 18:23
India has the largest number of underage brides in the world and 26.8% of girls marry before they are 18 . This is the age of consent under a 2012 amendment, which makes even those under 18, in consensual relationships, vulnerable to parental backlash,... read more
Jun 04, 2019 17:49
Rana was sentenced after a jury found him guilty by a majority verdict of raping the woman in her 30s following a two-week trial in the Ipswich Crown Court. read more
Jun 04, 2019 02:00
In a statement here on Monday, the Haryana Police said this could be achieved as a result of effective presentation of evidence before the courts concerned. read more
Oct 17, 2018 18:58
This is in keeping with the opinion of the WCD ministry that the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act, 2012, does not lay down a time limit. It adds clarity to the Act which was earlier somewhat ambiguous. read more
Sep 20, 2018 18:02
The sex offenders’ list will help in enabling justice and monitoring an offender’s future behaviour but the State must ensure that there is no overreach and misuse read more
Aug 20, 2018 11:30
The punishment has surprised defense attorneys, disappointed law enforcement and raised concerns from a victims advocacy group read more
May 02, 2018 13:51
The result of not distinguishing sexual abuse from positive expressions of sexuality has devastating consequences for the young. read more