Contravening reproductive autonomy through abortion takes away consent for sexual act: Delhi Court

A woman exercising sexual autonomy through a wilful sexual relationship cannot be presumed to have also given consent for violation of her reproductive rights, the Court held.
Contravening reproductive autonomy through abortion takes away consent for sexual act: Delhi Court
Women Rights

A woman exercising sexual autonomy through consent cannot be additionally presumed to have also consented for violation of her reproductive rights, a Delhi court held recently while denying bail to a man accused of raping a woman several times and forcing her to abort [State v. Shubham Singh].

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