Articles, Rape, Victimology

Need for Gender-Neutral Rape Laws: Unheard Voice of the Male Victims

-By Astutya Prakhar* & Prachi** Introduction The concept of gender-neutrality mainly aims to provide equals rights to every citizen. Whereas, with regards to rape laws, it aims to provide equal justice to every individual, irrespective of their gender. The Indian society has gone blind with the belief that a sufferer of rape can only be… Continue reading Need for Gender-Neutral Rape Laws: Unheard Voice of the Male Victims

Articles, Compensation, Victimology

Victim Compensation- Need of the Hour

-By Archit Shukla* Introduction The recent trend shows that policymakers of the criminal justice system all over the world are stressing upon providing justice to the victim and also to develop schemes of the payment of compensation to him.[i] It is also argued that every crime depicts a failure on the part of the state… Continue reading Victim Compensation- Need of the Hour