[Marital Rape] Woman’s consent central to immunity provided to husbands under Section 375: Rebecca John

Lack of a woman's consent is the foundational basis for invoking Section 375, Senior Advocate Rebecca John argued in the marital rape case.
Rebecca John, Delhi High Court
Rebecca John, Delhi High Court

In the marital rape case, Senior Advocate Rebecca John told the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that a woman’s consent was essential to the immunity provided to husbands through Exception 2 of Section 375 of Indian Penal Code [RIT Foundation v Union of India].

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