[Marital rape] Married parties may have right to expect sexual relationship, unmarried couples do not: Delhi High Court remarks

This difference, Justice C Hari Shankar said, may have a part to play in the exception provided under Section 375 IPC which rules out marital rape as an offence.
[Marital rape] Married parties may have right to expect sexual relationship, unmarried couples do not: Delhi High Court remarks
Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court on Monday observed that there is a qualitative difference between a married and an unmarried couple, since after marriage, each party has an expectation or even a legal right of conjugal relations [RIT Foundation v. Union of India and Ors].

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