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Shakti Mills gangrape: Two juvenile accused still awaiting trial

Apr 05, 2014

Shakti Mills gangrape: Two juvenile accused still awaiting trial

They are leading a disciplined life in the home for juvenile offenders in Dongri, Mumbai. They are learning tailoring. #NewsTracker #Mumbai #Death sentence #Ujjwal Nikam #Crime against women #gangrape #sexual offences #Shakti Mills gangrape
Govt asked to appoint prosecutors under Child sexual offences Act

Nov 27, 2013

Govt asked to appoint prosecutors under Child sexual offences Act

The Delhi government was today asked by the Delhi High Court to take requisite permission from the Centre and to complete within three months the exercise of appointing independent public prosecutors in each special court set up to handle cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. #NewsTracker #PIL #Delhi High Court #Delhi government #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
Seventeen-year-old girl gangraped by four men in Mumbai

Nov 26, 2013

Seventeen-year-old girl gangraped by four men in Mumbai

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by four men in suburban Borivali last night, the police said here today. #Borivali #NewsTrac #Mumbai Gangrape #Sexual Offences Act #Jaiprakash Pal
Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

Oct 10, 2013

Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

A PIL petition filed in the Madras High Court Bench here has sought to give wide publicity through media to create awareness about the provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual offences Act (POSCO) 2012 #POSCO #PIL #Madras High Court #Public Interest Litigation #Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.

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Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

Jul 29, 2014

'Revenge porn' laws must be clearer, say Lords

Peers call on the DPP to clarify when practice becomes a criminal offence Clarification is needed on the law around "revenge porn" and when it could lead to a prosecution, a committee of peers has said. The online trend involves people posting sexual...
Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

Jul 09, 2014

Tougher penalties urged for people who name rape victims on social media

Law may need to change to give better protection to people entitled to anonymity, House of Lords committee hears Tougher penalties may be needed to deal with Twitter and Facebook users who are "deliberately naming and abusing" rape victims online, a ... #House of Lords #Facebook
Madras HC PIL seeks to publicise POSCO provisions

Jul 03, 2014

Paediatrician due in court charged with sexual offences against boys as young as 11 as hospital sets up helpline for concerned parents

Dr Myles Bradbury, 41, was a consultant paediatric haematologist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge when the 11 offences allegedly took place... #House of Lords #Facebook