Archive for January, 2015

High court quashes dowry charges against husband but hails women empowerment

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Even though the high court hailed women empowerment, yet women bodies are up in arms against a high court judgment in a dowry case which exonerated the husband of dowry by allowing his quash petition. Himmatchand, who was fighting a dowry case, filed by his wife Sharmeeli Devi sought to approach the high court for […]

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Women bodies slam HC judgment on jail sex; term it chauvinistic

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a first of its sorts, the Punjab and Haryana High Court passed an order which recognized the right of jail inmates to have sex with their wives. However, the judgment has been slammed by Women bodies that have termed the judgment as “chauvinistic and patriarchal” in nature and have sought to move to the […]

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Gay father-in-law puts man in a devil-vs-deep sea situation

| January 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A case of a marriage gone wrong rocked the mediation center when bizarre and obnoxious realties came to fore in the case. A wife who alleged dowry harassment against her husband and in-laws and sexual allegations against her father-in-law was least expecting the case to turn completely against her. Kaamayeeni, was left with no other […]

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