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The judge said instances of a woman not getting access to public spaces because of her menstrual status, or a Dalit subjected to indignity present are glaring examples of the inequality in our society
This is not the first time he has differed from his father’s view--- in last year’s ruling on the right to privacy, Justice D Y Chandrachud had overruled his father.
The son had done it in August last year too when he had over-ruled another of his father's judgement while delivering the verdict on the issue of privacy.
The Maharashtra police had arrested the five activists on August 28 in connection with an FIR lodged following a conclave.
Right to health at stake in struggle for equality amongst gender and sexual minorities: Supreme Court
Justice Nariman said the present definition of mental illness in parliamentary statute makes it clear that homosexuality is not considered a mental illness.
A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and comprising Rohinton Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra pronounced the verdict.