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age of consent

Minor's consent is 'no consent in eyes of law' says Maharashtra court

The district judge sentenced Devendra Gupta to seven years' rigorous imprisonment for raping a teenaged girl in 2015.

25 Sep 2018 12:03 PM

After SC ruling, Bihar to consider cases of sex with minor wife as rape

This comes in accordance of Supreme Court's amendment of Exception 2 of Section 375 of the Indian Panel Code.

24 Jan 2018 9:52 AM

Sex with wife aged between 15 and 18 not rape? SC verdict tomorrow

When the age of consent was 18 years for 'all purposes', why was such an exception made in the IPC, the SC had asked the Centre.

10 Oct 2017 9:14 PM