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[23 Jul 2010 | No Comment | 13,831 views]
Domestic Violence Act

Gayatri Singh | Sheela Ramanathan | Colin Gonsalves | Flavia Agnes | Maria Louis | Kirti Singh | Divya Jyoti Jaipuriar | Monika Joshi | Keya Advani | Amy McArdle | Ying Ju Su | Caryma Sa’d | Rakhi Lahiri

Contents :
* Editorial: DV: Prevalence, incidence & consequence
* Domestic Violence Outlawed
* Protecting the vulnerable
* Just Justice?
* Looking Out
* Matrimonial Property Rights
* The Bhopal Catastrophe

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[22 Jul 2010 | No Comment | 6,830 views]
Speaking Out

Advocates and activists who are actively and innovatively using the Domestic Violence Act in twenty different states across India share experiences, suggestions and identify common problems that they face
ANDHRA PRADESH
Advocate Kusuma Kumari
Andhra Pradesh Women’s Network
There are numerous cases in Andhra Pradesh that have included both the child and the mother within the ambit of the case. In the experience of the Andhra Pradesh Women’s Network, the Police have been fairly receptive and have successfully implemented Protection Orders for women facing domestic violence.
Advocate Hemalatha
HRLN, Hyderabad
Women have to bare all of the …