Marital Rape: What lawyers argued before Delhi High Court

The hearing before the Delhi High Court went on for more than 20 days during which the bench heard arguments from petitioners, two amicus curiae and intervenors.
Marital Rape: What lawyers argued before Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court is set to pronounce its verdict today in a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of Exception provided in Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). The exception effectively provides that charges of rape cannot be attracted against a man who has non-consensual sex with his wife.

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