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The POCSO court had said the accused’s bail application would be considered only if he marries the woman, the jail official said.
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The judge had in January ruled that groping a minor's breast without "skin to skin contact" does not constitute "sexual assault" under the POCSO Act.
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Speedy disposal of POCSO cases is being hampered due to the non-availability of public prosecutors, says the Delhi Prosecutors’ Welfare Association
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Justice Pushpa Ganediwala's new tenure will start on February 13.
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The Special Court for Exclusive Trial of Cases under POCSO Act on Friday awarded seven-year rigorous imprisonment to a 58-year-old man for sexually ha
Credit: Hindu - Published 2 weeks ago

The law must be interpreted to provide additional protection to children against sexual assault
Credit: Hindu - Published 3 weeks ago

Trial to be conducted by special court for Pocso cases
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Holding that touching a child’s cheeks without any sexual intent is not an offence, a special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act court on..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 weeks ago

A 40-year-old man, who was an accused in a POCSO Act case for sexually assaulting a mentally retarded minor girl, was found dead in a public place aft
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A special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act court on Friday convicted and sentenced a 58-year-old man to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment..
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The decision was taken after the judge faced flak for her interpretation of sexual assault under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, a source..
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 30, 2021

Justice Pushpa Ganediwala recently acquitted a man accused of groping a 12-year-old girl's breast because he did not make skin-to-skin contact and days earlier,..
Credit: Zee News - Published on January 30, 2021

The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay high court issued additional guidelines to restrain print and electronic media as well as “people using social media such as..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 30, 2021

Back-to-back controversial decisions relating to child sexual offences forced the Supreme Court collegium to take the unprecedented step of withdrawing its..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 30, 2021

Punishing an adolescent boy who enters into a relationship with a minor girl by treating him as an offender was never the objective of the Protection of Children..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 30, 2021

‘It’s not intended to cover romantic relations between teens, adolescents’
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 29, 2021

Back-to-back controversial decisions relating to child sexual offences forced the Supreme Court collegium to take the unprecedented step of withdrawing its..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 29, 2021

‘It’s not intended to cover romantic relations between teens, adolescents’
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 29, 2021

Case registered under POCSO Act at All-Woman Police Station in M.K.B. Nagar
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 28, 2021

The Nagpur Bench of the Bombay High Court has ruled that holding the hands of a minor girl and opening of the zip of pants does not fall under the pur
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 28, 2021

The observation was made by a single bench of Justice Pushpa Ganediwala on January 15 while passing an order on an appeal filed by a 50-year-old man challenging..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 28, 2021

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The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court passed the order in a case pertaining to a sexual act involving a 5-year-old girl committed by a 50-year-old man. The..
Credit: Zee News - Published on January 28, 2021

Earlier, the same bench had ruled that groping a minor's breast without "skin to skin contact" does not constitute "sexual assault" under POCSO Act.
Credit: DNA - Published on January 28, 2021

Three months after a 25-year-old married man was arrested for raping and impregnating a 16-year-old girl, a special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 28, 2021

A bench of Chief Justice SA Bobde and Justices AS Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian stayed the high court order.
Credit: DNA - Published on January 27, 2021

Decision will set a very dangerous precedent, says Bench
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 27, 2021

The Supreme Court Wednesday stayed the Bombay High Court order which acquitted a man under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act saying..
Credit: Zee News - Published on January 27, 2021

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the acquittal order of the accused in the case where Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court had said that groping a minor's..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 27, 2021

The Kadinamkulam police have recorded the arrest of a 29-year old person in connection with the alleged rape of a minor girl.According to Kadinamakula
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 25, 2021

Court acquitted man charged under POCSO Act
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 25, 2021

The National Commission for Women on Monday said it will challenge in the Supreme Court the Bombay high court judgment which said groping without 'skin to skin'..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 25, 2021

Justice Pushpa Ganediwala of the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court, in a judgement passed on January 19, the detailed copy of which was made available now,..
Credit: Zee News - Published on January 25, 2021

The court held that there must be "skin to skin contact with sexual intent" for an act to be considered sexual assault.
Credit: DNA - Published on January 25, 2021

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The Kadinamkulam police have registered a case under provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act against a youth for all
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 24, 2021

‘False case of harassment registered for moving family court against husband’
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 24, 2021

The judge noted that sexual assault under Pocso is defined as an offence, wherein the act must have been committed with the sexual intent and involved touching..
on January 24, 2021 • Mid-Day
On the principle of proportionate punishment, he is convicted for a ‘minor offence’ under the IPC
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 24, 2021

Acquitting a man who pressed breasts of a minor, from an offence of ‘sexual assault’ under POCSO, Bombay high court held that when there is “no direct..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 24, 2021

SIT had moved POCSO court for investigation
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 23, 2021

A woman, accused of sexually harassing her minor son, was released on bail by the Kerala High Court.Releasing her on bail, Justice V. Shircy directed
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 22, 2021

A plucky 6-year-old who was kidnapped, beaten, raped, and left on the road with severe injuries that put her in the hospital for around four months, went back to..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on January 22, 2021

A special POCSO court here remanded two of the accused in the Walayar case in judicial custody on Wednesday. V. Madhu and Shibu were remanded as the p
Credit: Hindu - Published on January 20, 2021

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