Tag: POCSO Act

‘Let us know if you want to marry her’: CJI SA Bobde to man accused of raping minor

Chief Justice of India SA Bobde triggered a controversy on Monday with his remarks in two cases. In one case, he asked a man accused...

Demanding cash from wife not harassment: HC acquits man in suicide abetment case | India News

NAGPUR: Demanding money from the wife is a “vague term” and can’t be considered harassment as per Section 498A of the IPC, the Nagpur bench...

Controversial Pocso rulings cost HC judge her confirmation | India News

NEW DELHI: Back-to-back controversial decisions relating to child sexual offences forced the Supreme Court collegium to take the unprecedented step of withdrawing its recommendation to...

Not sex assault if there’s no skin-to-skin contact: Bombay HC | India News

MUMBAI: When there is “no direct physical contact — skin to skin with sexual intent, without penetration,” it would not amount to ‘sexual assault’ under...

In a first, AIIMS forensic examines case of serial offender of child sex abuse, pornography | India News

NEW DELHI: The forensic team of AIIMS Delhi is visiting Chitrakoot in Uttar Pradesh to examine the case of a pedophile, who is a serial...