Victims should not be made to relive trauma, SC orders media restraint in reporting Muzaffarpur Shelter Sexual Abuse case

Shruti Mahajan August 2 2018
CrPC, land acquisition act

The Supreme Court today took suo motu cognizance of the alleged sexual abuse of minor inmates in the shelter homes in Muzaffarpur, Bihar.

A Bench of Justice Madan Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta took cognizance of this "deeply disturbing" case after receiving a letter in this regard from a man from Patna.

Saying that they are "extremely disturbed" after receiving the letter, the Court has issued notice to the Centre, the State of . . .

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