Saturday, August 27, 2016 |Latest E-book
You are here:
Justice Verma Committee
#

Justice Verma Committee

Articles

Kerala IPS officer's 14-second 'annoying' stare rule can get men booked

Aug 16, 2016

Kerala IPS officer's 14-second 'annoying' stare rule can get men booked

Kerala Excise Commissioner Rishiraj Singh while speaking at an event held in Kochi on Sunday reportedly said, “A case can be filed against men who 'annoyingly' stare at women for more than 14 seconds." #Kerala #NewsTracker #Kochi #Justice Verma Committee #women safety #Sexual offence #Shareworthy #Rishiraj Singh #14 seconds rule
What is chemical castration? All you need to know about the procedure as Supreme Court asks Parliament to ponder

Jan 12, 2016

What is chemical castration? All you need to know about the procedure as Supreme Court asks Parliament to ponder

Paedophilia and paedophiles should not be seen as dangerous, violent, inhuman creatures but that it is upto society to recognise their flaws and understand their mental anguish and torment and then subject them to necessary restrictions. #India #Supreme Court #ConnectTheDots #SC #Chemical castration #Justice Verma Committee #Child rape #Child molestation
Facing flak from all quarters, Delhi govt withdraws controversial 'two-finger test' circular

Jun 08, 2015

Facing flak from all quarters, Delhi govt withdraws controversial 'two-finger test' circular

In its worst-ever red-face moment since coming to power, the Delhi government on Monday was forced to withdraw a controversial circular on the 'two-finger test' on sexual assault victims. #Politics #India #Congress #BJP #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Aam Aadmi Party #Justice Verma Committee #Satyendra Jain #Sambit Patra #Swaraj Abhiyan
Delhi's missing kids: 18 children disappear every day from India's capital

Sep 24, 2014

Delhi's missing kids: 18 children disappear every day from India's capital

Apart from looking into amendments in criminal law related to sexual assault, the Justice Verma Committee, which was formed in the wake of the brutal Delhi gangrape and massive outpouring of public anger, also highlighted the issue of missing children. #ThatsJustWrong #Child Labour #Child trafficking #missing children #Justice Verma Committee #Bachpan Bachao Abhiyan
Was Justice JS Verma's death a case of medical negligence?

Oct 07, 2013

Was Justice JS Verma's death a case of medical negligence?

Justice Verma died on April 21, 2013, at Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon where doctors ascertained that the cause of his death was multiple organ failure. #Manmohan Singh #Delhi #NewsTracker #Aruna Roy #Gurgaon #Medanta Hospital #Criminal Law Amendment Bill #Justice JS Verma #Justice Verma Committee #medical negligence
Centre to decide whether eunuchs come under ambit of rape law

Oct 04, 2013

Centre to decide whether eunuchs come under ambit of rape law

After hearing a public interest litigation on the matter, the Centre has told the Bombay High Court that it will decide on whether the law should expand the definition of rape under Section 375 to be gender-neutral, so that eunuchs can be included in the cases it governs #Bombay High Court #Rape #minorities #Transgender #transsexual #eunuchs #Justice Verma Committee #sexual molestation #LGBT groups
Delhi gangrape: Justice Verma's recommendations not yet implemented

Sep 10, 2013

Delhi gangrape: Justice Verma's recommendations not yet implemented

Many of the Justice Verma committee recommendations have mostly vanished from public memory and, more tragically, from the memory of government authorities charged with providing women safer public spaces and more effective policing #Rape #parliament #sexual assault #harrassment #gangrape #Delhi gangrape #Justice Verma Committee #December 16 gangrape #Police reform #rape conviction #Justice Verma recommendations #judicial reform
Findings of Verma Committee sent to Law Commission: Govt

Mar 14, 2013

Findings of Verma Committee sent to Law Commission: Govt

The recommendations the Verma committee set up to suggest changes in the law in the aftermath of the Delhi gangrape incident have been forwarded to the Law Commission which is examining the issue of electoral reforms in its entirety, the government said on Thursday. #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Law Commission #Delhi gangrape #Justice Verma Committee #Ashwini Kumar
Will not reduce the age of juveniles: Government

Feb 27, 2013

Will not reduce the age of juveniles: Government

The Union government, as of now, will not reduce the age of juveniles under the Juvenile Justice Act, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath informed the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. #NewsTracker #Criminal law #Krishna Tirath #Justice Verma Committee #Juveniles