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Latest News on Rape Law
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Dec 21, 2017
Sweden to amend rape law after MeToo campaign, new regulation requires 'explicit consent' before sexual contactUnder new Sweden law, rape could be proven if accuser didn't give their explicit consent or clearly demonstrate their desire to engage in sexual activity
Oct 10, 2017
Supreme Court to declare verdict on plea challenging rape law tomorrowThe Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Wednesday its verdict on a plea challenging the validity of an exception clause in the rape law that permits intercourse or sexual act by a man with his wife, not below 15 years.
Apr 24, 2017
Marital rape: Legitimised by law, protected by courtsThe marital rape question remains untouched by courts because the myth of familial zone of privacy perpetrated by the State needs to be kept alive.
Sep 29, 2014
California adopts 'yes means yes' law in sexual assault casesThe legislation says silence or lack of resistance does not constitute consent. Under the bill, someone who is drunk, drugged, unconscious or asleep cannot grant consent.
May 26, 2013
Vengeance and Vendetta! Delhi HC says rape law is misused by womenJustice Kailash Gambhir said rape law was often misused by women as weapon for "vengeance and vendetta" to harass and blackmail their male friends by filing false cases to extort money and to force them to marry them.
Jan 02, 2013
Naming gangrape victim: Why Tharoor's tweet was twistedTharoor’s tweet does nothing to either advance or delay the proposed law. All he has said is that the law should be named after the victim.
Jul 20, 2012
Womens activists welcome decision to substitute rape with 'sexual assault'Womens activists and lawyers have welcomed a cabinet decision to broaden the definition of rape to include all sexual crimes.