[Rape cases] Courts should not fall prey to stereotyped notions about survivor's chastity, resistance, conduct: Kerala High Court

The Court made the observation in an order granting anticipatory bail to Malayalam actor-producer Vijay babu in a rape case that was registered against him after an actress accused him of sexually exploiting her.
Justice Bechu Kurian Thomas with Kerala HC
Justice Bechu Kurian Thomas with Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday observed that courts must avoid scrutinizing feminine conduct through a masculine lense [Vijay Babu v State of Kerala].

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