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Indian Courts Must Understand What Being Intersex Really Means
Intersex Rights
A lack of understanding of the difference between trans and intersex has led to judicial fumbling in Indian courts and left intersex people behind.
Justice Is a Long Road for India’s Undertrial Prisoners
Law
In India, despite the constitutional right to a "reasonable, fair, and just" procedure for a person accused of an offence, the prison system is overflowing with undertrials—those who have been arrested but are yet to be convicted.
4 min read
Deception and Sexual Consent
Law
If the consent to a particular sexual act is obtained via deception, can the sexual act still be considered consensual at all?
Raising Women's Minimum Marriage Age Is A Harmful Patriarchal Non-solution To Some Real Problems
Bodily Autonomy
Increased access to education, better nutrition, and greater access to family planning services are more likely to tackle the problem than increasing the age of marriage.
3 min read
Saying No To Death Penalty- A Feminist Primer
Comic
The clamour for the death penalty in the December 2012 case started early. While few people sought to avenge the act, the popular argument has been that the death penalty will deter gender-based violence.
The Historical Baggage Of ‘Due Process’
Legal
The rule of law is not an egalitarian concept and its history demonstrates that it not underlain by gender neutrality.
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