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Supreme Court orders accused in POCSO case to undergo medical examination, stays Karnataka High Court’s relief Order [Read Order]
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Supreme Court orders accused in POCSO case to undergo medical examination, stays Karnataka High Court’s relief Order [Read Order]

Supreme Court orders accused to undergo medical examination, overturning Karnataka High Court’s relief order. Accused’s reluctance deemed unjustified.

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Ex-Karnataka CM Yediyurappa appears before CID for POCSO case probe, with protection of 'no arrest' Crime, Police And Law
Ex-Karnataka CM Yediyurappa appears before CID for POCSO case probe, with protection of 'no arrest'

Ex-Karnataka CM Yediyurappa appears before CID for POCSO case probe, denies allegations, granted ‘no arrest’ protection. Next hearing: June 28.

Court sentences 49-yr-old man to 10 years jail in case of child marriage, rape [Read Order] Judiciary
Court sentences 49-yr-old man to 10 years jail in case of child marriage, rape [Read Order]

Delhi court sentences a 49-year-old man to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for raping a 13-year-old girl after forcing her into marriage.

13 Year old boy booked for impregnating 15 year old sister, after watching porn together Crime, Police And Law
13 Year old boy booked for impregnating 15 year old sister, after watching porn together

Minor siblings watch porn together brother rapes and impregnates sister. Police official probing the matter shared that the siblings tried to have sex for the first time in Dec 2023, but failed.

Even non-binary persons and transgender men can be pregnant, says Supreme Court of India Top Stories
Even non-binary persons and transgender men can be pregnant, says Supreme Court of India

Supreme Court of India observes that it ‘recognizes that pregnancy can also be experienced by some non-binary people and transgender men’.

SC reserves order if downloading or watching child pornography offence

SC reserves order on child pornography offence, clarifies nuances under POCSO and IT Act.

Non-tear of the hymen is of no consequence in cases of penetrative sexual assault: Guwahati HC in POCSO case [Read Judgment]

Hymen tear or genital injuries are not a sine qua non to prove penetrative sexual assault, the Guwahati High Court has held in a case under the POCSO Act, 2012.

To uphold presumption of guilt under Section 29 POCSO Act, foundational facts must be proved, reiterates Delhi HC [Read Judgment]

Delhi High Court reiterates that to uphold the presumption of guilt under Section 29 of the POCSO Act, the prosecution must prove the ‘foundational facts’ beyond reasonable doubt.

No sane man would believe it : Bombay HC grants bail to man accused of raping woman at Juhu beach

The Bombay High Court has granted bail to a man who was allegedly raped a woman on Juhu Beach in Mumbai.

Karnataka HC rejects plea to quash rape and POCSO charges against Chitradurga Mutt Head Pontiff

Karnataka HC refused to quash the rape charges against the head pontiff of Chitradurga's Murugharajendra Bruhat Mutt.

Half baked evidence in sexual harassment may jeopardise reputation of teacher: SC [Read Judgment]

SC orders release of Tamil Nadu teachers imprisoned for alleged sexual harassment, citing contradictions and lack of evidence.

Questions to accused U/S 313 Cr.P.C to be in form where even ignorant or illiterate persons understand: Meghalaya HC

Questions under section 313, CrPC to be in a form where illiterate and ignorant persons also understand.

Kerala government introduces sexual awareness program in grade 7 textbooks, informs High Court

Kerala government has introduced sexual awareness program in grade 7 textbooks.

Object of POCSO Act not to criminalise consensual adoscelent relationships: Karnataka HC [Read Order]

The Karnataka HC said the object of POCSO Act is not to criminalize consensual relationship between two adolescents.

'Rape in temple premises with 7-yr-old girl,' SC awards 30-year jail to man [Read Order]

Supreme Court awards 30 years jail term to man for raping 7 year old in temple premises.

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