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All physical contact not harassment: Delhi HC
Court acquits rape accused, says no one discusses men’s dignity and honour
90 days paid leave for victims of sexual harassment
Officials accused of sexual harassment entitled to get copy of complaint

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All physical contact not harassment: Delhi HC

Timesofindia.indiatimes.com 
Nov 3, 2017
NEW DELHI: Unwelcome or accidental physical contact without undertones of a sexual nature doesn’t amount to sexual harassment, the Delhi high court has ruled.
Upholding the clean chit given to a former CRRI scientist with regard to a complaint of an ex-colleague against him, the HC said there should be context while defining a physical contact as sexual in nature. The woman scientist had challenged the clean chit given by the CRRI internal complaints panel to her colleague, whom she had accused of sexual harassment. …

Court acquits rape accused, says no one discusses men’s dignity and honour

Timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Oct 31, 2017
NEW DELHI: While acquitting a rape accused recently, a court commented that no one discusses the “dignity and honour” of men, given that everyone is fighting for the rights, honour and dignity of women. Besides, it said, laws meant to protect women might be misused by women.
“Perhaps, now it’s the time to take a stand for men,” Nivedita Anil Sharma, special judge of POCSO Act court, said. She found several contradictions in the testimony of the complainant and her parents, pointing out the prosecution’s “miserable failure”. …

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90 days paid leave for victims of sexual harassment

Indiatoday.intoday.in  
“It will come as a relief to the victims who undergo a lot of trauma while working in the office that too in the presence of the accused,” a senior DoPT official said.

July 17, 2016
Women central government employees who have filed complaints of sexual harassment can now get a paid leave of three months during the pendency of inquiry, the government has said. …

Officials accused of sexual harassment entitled to get copy of complaint
Officials accused of sexual harassment entitled to get copy of complaint

Officials accused of sexual harassment entitled to get copy of complaint    

Hindustantimes.com
Dec 09, 2015
Accused government officials are entitled to get a copy of the complaint against them even if the allegations pertain to sexual harassment, the Central Information Commission has held. …

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