Breaking: Supreme Court modifies its judgment on safeguards against misuse of Section 498A IPC, scraps no arrest rule

Murali Krishnan September 14 2018

The Supreme Court today modified its judgment in Rajesh Sharma v. Union of India, which had laid down safeguards for the prevention of misuse of Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code.

The judgment today was rendered by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud.

The Court scrapped the all-important direction . . .

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