POCSO Act is gender neutral; most insensitive to say it is being misused: Delhi High Court

The Court said that any law can be misused but that does not mean that the legislature should stop enacting those laws and judiciary should stop applying them.
Delhi High Court with POCSO Act
Delhi High Court with POCSO Act

The Delhi High Court recently observed that the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 (POCSO Act) is gender neutral and it is ‘most insensitive’ and misleading to suggest that the legislation is being misused [Rakesh v State of NCT of Delhi & Anr]

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