In crimes against women, socially sensitized judge better armour than long penal provisions: Allahabad High Court

The Bench also stated that courts were expected to try and decide cases of sexual crime against women with utmost sensitivity.
Allahabad High Court
Allahabad High Court

While overturning the acquittal of a rape accused, the Allahabad High Court recently observed that a socially sensitized judge was a better armour in cases of crime against women than long clauses of penal provisions [State of UP v. Dharma].

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