[POCSO Act] Supreme Court grants anticipatory bail to woman accused of sexually assaulting stepdaughter

The allegations were made by her 17-year-old stepdaughter claiming that the appellant behaved inappropriately with her and mentally harassed her, while her father was abroad.
Supreme Court, POCSO Act
Supreme Court, POCSO Act

A woman accused of sexual assault by her minor stepdaughter was granted anticipatory bail by the Supreme Court after noting that custodial interrogation would not serve the cause of justice [Urmila Prakash Bhatia v State of Maharashtra].

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