Kerala High Court stays "provocative dress" order in sexual harassment case against Civic Chandran

The Court, however, made it clear that Chandran would not be arrested until it completed hearing the plea moved by the State government against the Sessions Court order.
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The Kerala High Court on Wednesday stayed the controversial order of the Kozhikode Sessions Court which had, while granting anticipatory bail to activist Civic Chandran, held that sexual harassment case would not prima facie stand if the victim was wearing a “sexually provocative dress” [State of Kerala v Civic Chandran].

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