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Gujarat HC's observation takes conversation on criminalising marital rape forward, but long way to go for change in law
The Gujarat HC, in a recent case, has observed that marital rape should be made an offence. However, there is a long way to go for such a law to become a reality.
As the cases of Aziz Ansari and Mahmood Farooqui have shown, the law may once have seen great virtue in tethering justice to language, but there are injustices that language has no vocabulary to express | #FirstCulture
Supreme Court upholds 'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui's acquittal: A timeline of events so far
The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the acquittal of Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui in a rape case by the Delhi High Court
Supreme Court upholds acquittal of Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui by Delhi HC in rape case
The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the acquittal of Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui in a rape case by the Delhi High Court.
Supreme Court to hear plea challenging Peepli Live director Mahmood Farooqui's acquittal in rape case
Supreme Court will hear a plea by an American woman challenging Delhi High Court's order acquitting Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui in a rape case
It’s imperative that woke men challenge Bollywood’s hyper masculine bro-code and call out its sexual predators.
Consent is a complex issue. But it's one we cannot take for granted.
I have spoken to over a lakh-odd survivors in my lifetime, and can state for a fact that there was no 'template' any of them followed in denying their consent
Last year, filmmaker Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury’s Pink became a milestone of sorts in addressing consent.
Delhi HC's verdict in Mahmood Farooqui rape case is travesty of justice: Hopefully, Supreme Court will overrule order
The judgment of the Delhi High Court in the case of Mahmood Farooqui versus State, has acquitted Farooqui of all charges.
Mahmood Farooqui acquitted of rape: India urgently needs a Sex Offenders Registry to curb crimes against women
Union minister Maneka Gandhi pointed out that the listing of names of sexual offenders and placing it in the public domain would definitely act as a deterrent.
Farooqui acquitted in rape case: Delhi High Court's 'shoddy' reasoning of consent is confused and dangerously absurd
The High Court's judgment in Mahmood Farooqui rape case reasoning for such a polysemic 'No' is shoddy, confused, and dangerously absurd.
Consent to any sexual advances does not come from a mere hesitation, the Delhi HC on Tuesday said while acquitting filmmaker Mahmood Farooqui in a rape case.
The Delhi High Court on Monday acquitted Mahmood Farooqui, co-director of Bollywood film 'Peepli Live', in a rape case involving a US researcher.
The conviction of Mahmood Farooqui, co-director of Hindi film <em>Peepli Live</em> for rape is unjust, says his wife Anusha Rizvi. She says they will appeal the judgment and hope to secure justice in the High Court.
The Saket court in New Delhi pronounced the punishment for Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui as 7 years imprisonment
Delhi Police on Tuesday sought life imprisonment for Bollywood film <em>Peepli Live</em> co-director Mahmood Farooqui.
The quantum of Mahmood Farooqui's punishment, the Peepli Live co-director who was convicted of rape a few days ago, will be decided by the court on 4 August
A Delhi court on Saturday convicted Farooqui for raping a 35-year-old woman from US who had come down to India for research related work.
Why is it that when men like Farooqui, Pachauri or Tejpal are accused or convicted, the outrage is not quite the same as when the accused is a Salman Khan?