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India: ’Exception to Marital Rape Is Violence Against Women’: SC Advocate Vrinda Grover

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Friday 28 January 2022, by siawi3

Source: https://thewire.in/women/watch-exception-to-marital-rape-is-violence-against-women-sc-advocate-vrinda-grover

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’Exception to Marital Rape Is Violence Against Women’: SC Advocate Vrinda Grover

The Wire discusses notions of consent, violence against women and the idea of ’marriage strike’ while the Delhi high court is hearing petitions seeking criminalisation of marital rape.

Sumedha Pal

As the Delhi high court is hearing petitions seeking criminalisation of marital rape and challenging the exception 2 in Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code, The Wire discusses with Supreme Court advocate Vrinda Grover notions of consent, violence against women and the idea of ‘marriage strike’.

Video here 22:32