Legal system not friendly to sexual abuse victims: Madras High Court closes molestation case to save victim from embarrassment of trial

After making a complaint, the victim faces a double whammy in terms of suffering the sexual abuse and embarrassment in court, which is tantamount to punishing the victim, the Court said.
Sexual Assault
Sexual Assault

The Madras High Court recently quashed all pending proceedings in a molestation case with a view to saving the victim the embarassment of reliving her experience during a criminal trial.

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