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Bombay HC turns down rape survivor's plea to terminate pregnancy

The petitioner had approached the court last week seeking that she be permitted to medically terminate the pregnancy despite the medical panel's recommendation.

published on : 11th September 2018

Bihar government raises compensation for acid attack, rape survivors from Rs 3 lakh to Rs 7 lakh

Acid attack victims whose faces have been disfigured used to get a compensation of Rs 3 lakh. This has been increased to Rs 7 lakh.

published on : 17th July 2018

Bombay High Court allows minor rape survivor to terminate 24-week pregnancy

The woman had filed the petition earlier this month, after her daughter complained of stomach pain and was taken to a hospital.

published on : 9th May 2018

Rape survivor's pregnancy came to light after 30 weeks

The delayed detection of the girl’s pregnancy had led to passing of the window for abortion  permitted under the  MTP Act

published on : 29th July 2017

SC dismisses plea for minor rape survivor's abortion

SC arrived at the decision after considering the report of medical board that termination of pregnancy is neither good for the girl nor for the foetus

published on : 28th July 2017

SC issues notice to Centre on PIL seeking 10-yr-old rape survivor's abortion

The SC bench said that the medical board will have to examine the aspect whether if they allow the girl to abort the foetus, then what could be the possible risk on her life.

published on : 24th July 2017

South Sudan judge demands testimony from army rape survivors

The trial for rapes and murder allegedly committed by South Sudan army soldiers one year ago at the Terrain hotel could be jeopardised if the victims don't come forward to testify.

published on : 6th July 2017

Uber fires executive who obtained Indian rape victim's medical records

Ride-hailing company Uber has fired a top executive who had allegedly obtained medical records of a 26-year-old woman raped by an Uber driver in India in 2014.

published on : 8th June 2017