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Harvey Weinstein convicted of rape, sexual assault in landmark #MeToo moment; disgraced Hollywood mogul faces decades in jail
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Harvey Weinstein convicted of rape, sexual assault in landmark #MeToo moment; disgraced Hollywood mogul faces decades in jail

Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual assault against two women and could be sent to prison for decades, sealing his dizzying fall from powerful Hollywood studio boss to archvillain of the #MeToo movement.

Natalie Portman responds to Rose McGowan's criticism of her Oscars ensemble that it wasn't 'brave' enough
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Natalie Portman responds to Rose McGowan's criticism of her Oscars ensemble that it wasn't 'brave' enough

Criticising Natalie Portman's dress on the Oscars red carpet, Rose McGowan had said it was not a 'brave' gesture on the actress' part.

Delhi Election result 2020: Over 50% newly-elected MLAs have serious criminal cases, at least one related to rape, says ADR analysis
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Delhi Election result 2020: Over 50% newly-elected MLAs have serious criminal cases, at least one related to rape, says ADR analysis

Thirty-seven of the 70 newly-elected MLAs of Delhi have declared serious criminal cases against themselves which include attempt to murder, and at least one related to rape, according to a study.

New York judge quashes Kesha's allegations of Dr Luke raping Katy Perry, says 'there is no evidence whatsoever'
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New York judge quashes Kesha's allegations of Dr Luke raping Katy Perry, says 'there is no evidence whatsoever'

Kesha and Dr Luke have been locked in court battles since 2014, when she filed a lawsuit alleging that he drugged and raped her in 2005

Harvey Weinstein's defense psychologist claims memories can be 'contaminated' over time at rape trial
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Harvey Weinstein's defense psychologist claims memories can be 'contaminated' over time at rape trial

A psychologist called by Harvey Weinstein's defense team said memories of an incident can become 'contaminated' over time by new information,

Harvey Weinstein's first defense witness challenges one of accusers' account but stumbles through cross-examination
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Harvey Weinstein's first defense witness challenges one of accusers' account but stumbles through cross-examination

The defense’s first witness in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial took the stand late on Thursday to challenge an accuser's account of being raped by the disgraced producer and stumbled through a cross-examination when a series of texts he sent to Weinstein were read aloud in court to the witness’ surprise.

2012 Delhi gangrape case: Repeated delays in execution of convicts incentivises vigilante justice; erodes faith in India’s criminal justice system
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2012 Delhi gangrape case: Repeated delays in execution of convicts incentivises vigilante justice; erodes faith in India’s criminal justice system

The 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case was put on fast track, yet more than seven years have passed, and the mother of the victim is still crying for justice.

Delhi Police needs urgent steps to strenghten ties, regain faith of citizens; filling up vacancies key for quick probes, disposal of cases
India

Delhi Police needs urgent steps to strenghten ties, regain faith of citizens; filling up vacancies key for quick probes, disposal of cases

The survey results show that of the total households surveyed in Delhi, 10 percent respondents witnessed crimes in the city, of which 57 percent did not report it to the police.

Roman Polanski's An Officer and a Spy receives 12 nominations at 45th César Awards, evokes mass outrage
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Roman Polanski's An Officer and a Spy receives 12 nominations at 45th César Awards, evokes mass outrage

Roman Polanski's An Officer and a Spy also bagged the Grand Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival last September.

Supreme Court dismisses juvenility plea of 2012 gangrape convict Pawan Kumar Gupta, says Delhi HC 'rightly' rejected petition
India

Supreme Court dismisses juvenility plea of 2012 gangrape convict Pawan Kumar Gupta, says Delhi HC 'rightly' rejected petition

The apex court bench, headed by Justice R Banumathi, said the Delhi High Court "rightly rejected" Gupta's claim of being a juvenile at the time of the offence.

Delhi court likely to pronounce judgment in Muzaffarpur shelter home case tomorrow
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Delhi court likely to pronounce judgment in Muzaffarpur shelter home case tomorrow

Delhi court is likely to pronounce on Tuesday its judgment in the case of alleged sexual and physical assault of several girls at a shelter home in Muzaffarpur.

Ahead of Chhapaak release, Kanu Behl on how his short film explores psychology of an acid attack perpetrator
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Ahead of Chhapaak release, Kanu Behl on how his short film explores psychology of an acid attack perpetrator

While Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak chronicles the struggles of an acid attack survivor, Kanu Behl's Binnu Ka Sapna is an insight into criminal psychology.

Pakistani filmmaker accuses Dawn newspaper CEO Hameed Haroon of rape; publication’s chief calls it ‘fabricated story’ aimed at silencing him
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Pakistani filmmaker accuses Dawn newspaper CEO Hameed Haroon of rape; publication’s chief calls it ‘fabricated story’ aimed at silencing him

Reputed Pakistani filmmaker Jamshed Mahmood Raza has accused the Chief Executive Office of English-language newspaper Dawn of raping him 13 years ago

Telangana vet rape and murder: AIIMS forms team to conduct second autopsy on bodies of four accused killed in Hyderabad encounter
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Telangana vet rape and murder: AIIMS forms team to conduct second autopsy on bodies of four accused killed in Hyderabad encounter

AIIMS has formed a team of three forensic doctors to conduct the second autopsy on the bodies of four men accused of gang-rape and murder of a woman veterinarian near Hyderabad

Kuldeep Singh Sengar gets life term in Unnao rape case; Delhi court orders ex-BJP MLA to pay Rs 25 lakh compensation to victim
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Kuldeep Singh Sengar gets life term in Unnao rape case; Delhi court orders ex-BJP MLA to pay Rs 25 lakh compensation to victim

Delhi's Tis Hazari Court on Friday sentenced BJP's expelled MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar to life imprisonment, who was convicted for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017

Daily Bulletin: Phase 5 of Jharkhand Assembly polls, quantum of punishment against Kuldeep Sengar; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Phase 5 of Jharkhand Assembly polls, quantum of punishment against Kuldeep Sengar; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Jharkhand Assembly elections: Polling begins for last phase; Karnataka HC to hear PIL challenging Section 144 in Bengaluru today; and more

2012 Delhi gangrape: HC dismisses convict Pawan Kumar Gupta's plea claiming he was a juvenile, imposes Rs 25,000 fine on lawyer
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2012 Delhi gangrape: HC dismisses convict Pawan Kumar Gupta's plea claiming he was a juvenile, imposes Rs 25,000 fine on lawyer

The Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed the claim of one of the four convicts, facing the gallows in the 2012 Delhi gang rape-and-murder case.

Delhi HC recalls adjournment order in plea filed by 2012 gangrape convict Pawan Kumar Gupta, lists matter for today
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Delhi HC recalls adjournment order in plea filed by 2012 gangrape convict Pawan Kumar Gupta, lists matter for today

Minutes after the Delhi High Court on Thursday adjourned the hearing in the plea filed by one of the four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape case to 24 January, the court recalled its adjournment order and listed the matter to be heard on Thursday itself

Delhi gangrape case: Convict Pawan Kumar Gupta moves HC claiming he was juvenile in 2012, says ossification test was not done
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Delhi gangrape case: Convict Pawan Kumar Gupta moves HC claiming he was juvenile in 2012, says ossification test was not done

Seeking to be declared a juvenile at the time of occurrence of the 2012 Delhi gangrape, convict Pawan Kumar Gupta alleged that his ossification test was not conducted by the investigating officers