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SC issues directives to HCs to monitor & regulate POCSO Act cases

The apex court also asked the high courts to instruct trial courts not to grant unnecessary adjournments during trial of cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. The bench, which also comprised Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, said the High Courts may constitute ... Read More »

SC asks high courts to fast-track trial under POCSO Act

The bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra directed all high courts to ensure that the cases of sexual assault of children to be fast-tracked and decided by special courts. The apex court also asked the high courts to instruct the trial courts not to grant unnecessary adjournments during a ... Read More »