ROMEO & JULIET EXCEPTION – A CASE FOR DECRIMINALIZING CONSENSUAL SEX AMONGST TEENAGERS IN INDIA

The reforms in the rape laws have been seldom and are a reactionary phenomenon in India. The Indian Penal Code which is looked by the society and police as an instrument for safety of women from sexual assaults including Rape was enacted in 1860. Its counterpart procedural law was enacted in 1973, an improvement over … More ROMEO & JULIET EXCEPTION – A CASE FOR DECRIMINALIZING CONSENSUAL SEX AMONGST TEENAGERS IN INDIA