Sexual assault of disabled women: Getting the law right

Added by Pathway To Justice Team on Sep 16th 2020

Categorized as Op-eds | Tagged under legal

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Simply increasing the punishment or shifting the burden of proof to the accused, without making sure that the testimony of the prosecutrix is taken seriously, will not bring justice to disabled victims of sexual assault, says Saptarshi Mandal in this critique of the Criminal Law Amendment Bill 2012.

Originally published in August 2012

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