Expressing its anger at the “institutional indifference” towards crimes against women, a city court has directed the Delhi Police to take action against a male sub-inspector for “deliberately delaying” investigation in a case of eve teasing and molestation. The order was issued on an anticipatory bail plea filed by south Rohini resident Sandeep Shokeen, who […]
A city court highlighted the criminal apathy of the public towards crimes against women,as it sentenced a 20-year-old man to rigorous imprisonment for 10 years for raping and threatening a 14-year-old girl from his neighbourhood.
Rejecting the bail application of a man accused of sexually exploiting a girl by promising marriage and allegedly threatening her after making a video of the sexual activity,a Delhi court has held that no indulgence can be given to a person who exploits women.
The court of Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau has convicted an HIV positive man of rape,causing miscarriage and attempt to murder,holding that knowingly passing on a sexually transmitted disease was an act likely to cause death,and,hence,punishable.