Women's Issues

Judiciary Jul 08, 2022 - 15:51

How the judiciary can do better when dealing with sexual assault cases

The court is required to examine the evidence presented and draw its conclusions. Here, the judge’s understanding of consent, trauma and victim behaviour become key to how s/he reads the case.
Representative image of a woman approaching court: How the judiciary can do better when dealing with sexual assault cases
MPs urge Parliament to pass Womens Reservation Bill
Women's Reservation Mar 08, 2016 - 16:16

MPs urge Parliament to pass Women’s Reservation Bill