Kerala High Court grants anticipatory bail to Civic Chandran but expunges "provocative dress" observations by Sessions Judge

A Kozhikode Principal District and Sessions Judge S Krishnakumar had made the controversial observations while granting bail to activist Civic Chandran in a sexual harassment case.
Justice Kauser Edappagath and Kerala HC
Justice Kauser Edappagath and Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court Thursday expunged the controversial observations made by a Sessions Judge who had ruled that sexual harassment case would not prima facie stand if the victim was wearing a “sexually provocative dress” [State of Kerala v Civic Chandran].[State of Kerala v Civic Chandran].

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