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Recognition of Marital Rape as a crime in India: The next pitstop in the quest for women empowerment

-By Raja Reeshav Roy* and Bhavya Kansara**                                                                      PART II In the first part of our article, we discussed the concept of marital rape along with Rape laws in India and how marital rape is against the ethos of Part III of the Constitution of India. In this second part, we will be looking at… Continue reading Recognition of Marital Rape as a crime in India: The next pitstop in the quest for women empowerment

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Recognition of Marital Rape as a crime in India: The next pitstop in the quest for women empowerment

-By Raja Reeshav Roy* and Bhavya Kansara**                                          PART I Every man has the right to life, to bodily integrity - Pope John XXIII Recently, The Ministry of Home Affairs appointed a five-member committee for reforms in criminal laws. The committee is slated to resume its meetings soon and it is expected that Marital Rape… Continue reading Recognition of Marital Rape as a crime in India: The next pitstop in the quest for women empowerment