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Marriage, Sex and Consent : The Split Verdict By Delhi High Court In Marital Rape Case

Avani Bansal
Nothing that is ‘imposed’, survives for too long. Marriage as an institution continues to exist, around the world, because a large majority of people ‘choose’...
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Stand of The Supreme Court on Rights of Sex Workers: The Story so far.

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The Indian sex workers case is making the top headline these days. The recent order dated 19-05-2022 given in the case of Budhadev Karmaskar v....
Legal Opinion

Glad tidings: Celebrating The Growing Scope of Posh Act, 2013

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Indian society has been patriarchal from its very inception giving rise to gender inequality as its root product. Among all other forms of gender inequalities,...
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What is the Applicable Law if an Indian Marries a Foreigner : An Analysis

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What are the laws in India if a foreigner marries an Indian? Does that entitle him to claim permanent residence in India or even a...
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Breastfeeding – An Inalienable Constitutional Right of a Mother

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In a recent case, the Karnataka High Court on 24 September, 2021 observed that breastfeeding is an inalienable constitutional right of a lactating mother and...
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Medical Termination Of Pregnancy (Amendment) Act, 2021: Progressive But Restrictive

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The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Act, 2021 has become operative from the 24th of September 2021. The amendment alters the parent legislation i.e., Medical...
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‘Skin-To-Skin Contact Not Necessary To Prove Sexual Assault’ Under POSCO, SC Sets Aside Bombay HC’s Bizarre And Controversial Judgement

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The Apex Court set aside a Bombay HC judgement which held in January this year that skin-to-skin contact is necessary to claim sexual assault under...
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The Prevention Of Sexual Harassment At Workplace Act, 2013 Along With Its Amendment

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With the advancement in the world, India has seen a change in its working culture. Today, men are not the only breadwinners. Women also walk...
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Gender Gap In Judiciary

Avani Bansal
While we look at the statistics of the dismal number of female judges in India at subordinate judiciary level, High Courts and Supreme Court, we...
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In Conversation with Ms. Prachi Mehta, Founder TAG – The ADR Group

Avani Bansal
The Womb Team spoke to Ms. Prachi Mehta, who is an internationally accredited Mediator and is the Founder of TAG – the ADR Group, a...