POCSO Act: Supreme Court issues notice on schoolteacher's plea challenging Madras High Court conviction

A Division Bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and MM Sundresh issued notice on the Special Leave Petition as well as on the prayer for bail.
Supreme Court, POCSO Act
Supreme Court, POCSO Act

The Supreme Court recently issued notice on a plea challenging an order passed by the Madras High Court which had convicted and sentenced the appellant for committing offences of aggravated sexual assault under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 against his student [Prem Kumar v. State Rep. by Inspector of Police].

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