"Can sexual intercourse between man and wife be called rape?" Supreme Court stays arrest of rape accused for 8 weeks

"Making a false promise of marriage is wrong. No one should falsely promise marriage and break off. But that is different from saying that the act of sexual intercourse is rape," observed the CJI led bench.
"Can sexual intercourse between man and wife be called rape?" Supreme Court stays arrest of rape accused for 8 weeks
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The Supreme Court of India on Monday once again ignited the debate surrounding consent in rape with Chief Justice of India, SA Bobde querying whether sexual intercourse between a lawfully wedded man and wife can be termed as rape.

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