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

Updated : Aug 16, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

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
Maneka Gandhi, are you saying men can rape their wives as long as some 'family values' are intact?

Updated : Mar 13, 2016

By : Vishnupriya Bhandaram

Category : India

Maneka Gandhi, are you saying men can rape their wives as long as some 'family values' are intact?

If we are upholding marriage as a cultural ethos and justifying rape within marriage as permissible, then perhaps, Maneka Gandhi, should see the problem in that. #TheLongView #Rajya Sabha #Marriage #Rape #parliament #Maneka Gandhi #marital rape #Justice Verma Committee #Patriarchy #Kavita Krishnan #sacred #sacrosanct #women as property #Amendment to rape laws
What is chemical castration? All you need to know about the procedure as Supreme Court asks Parliament to ponder

Updated : Jan 12, 2016

By : Vishnupriya Bhandaram

Category : India

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

Updated : Jun 08, 2015

By : Debobrat Ghose

Category : India

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

Updated : Oct 07, 2013

By : FP Staff

Category : India

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

Updated : Oct 04, 2013

By : FP Staff

Category : India

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

Updated : Sep 10, 2013

By : FP Staff

Category : India

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

Updated : Mar 14, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

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

Updated : Feb 27, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

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
NGOs to MPs: Retain Justice Verma recommendations on trafficking

Updated : Feb 20, 2013

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

NGOs to MPs: Retain Justice Verma recommendations on trafficking

A group of NGOs today appealed to MPs to retain Justice J S Verma's recommendations on child and women trafficking in the bill to replace the Criminal Law Amendment Ordinance expected to be tabled in the Budget session of Parliament beginning tomorrow. #NewsTracker #Justice Verma Committee