CJI DY Chandrachud says will release glossary of inappropriate gender terms to be avoided in court orders, legal documents

CJI Chandrachud expressed hope that such a glossary would shed light on how women are discriminated against in society as well as legal profession, particularly through the use of language.
Supreme Court, CJI DY Chandrachud
Supreme Court, CJI DY Chandrachud

In a bid to create awareness on casual and inappropriate references to women in court orders and legal documents, Chief Justice of India (CJI) DY Chandrachud on Wednesday announced plans for the release of a glossary of inappropriate gender terms.

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