EVOLUTION OF LGBTQ+ RIGHTS IN INDIA: BATTLE OF LGBT+ COMMUNITY AGAINST SECTION 377 OF IPC, 1860

Author: Aadi Kushwaha

Section 377 of Indian Penal Code, 1860 was brought in India by the Britishers. This Section criminalised all sexual acts “against the order of nature”.

Circumstantial evidence

Authors: Uttara Roy from NEF Law college and Antish Rathore from Alliance University of law, Bangalore.

In a recent judgement in the case of Md. Younus Ali Tarafdar v/s The State of West Bengal, the accused was acquitted by the Apex Court after a long trial in different courts which lasted 36 years. The appellant had been held…

Bihar shelter home case

Author: Pratyush Pandey from Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala.

A Delhi Court through Additional Sessions Judge Saurabh Kulshreshtha sentenced Brajesh Thakur and 11 others to imprisonment for life for sexually and physically assaulting several girls in a shelter home in Bihar’s…