[POCSO Act] Sexual abuse of minor girl resulting in marriage or birth of child does not sanctify the offence: Delhi High Court

Justice Anoop Kumar Mendiratta, therefore, denied bail to an accused, holding that even if a minor girl has given her consent for physical relationship, it cannot treated as consent in the eyes of the law.
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The Delhi High Court has held that merely because a sexual abuse of a minor girl results in the birth of a child or accused marrying the victim does not sanctify or mitigate the offence [Jagbir v State (NCT of Delhi)].

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