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"Permanent Commission should be granted to women in the army regardless of their service"

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'Husband Is Not The Master Of Wife', SC Strikes Down 158 Year Old Adultery Law Under Section 497 IPC [Read Judgment]

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Daughters Have Equal Rights In Ancestral Property, Even If They Were Born Before Enactment Of Hindu Succession Act, Holds Supreme Court [Read Judgment]

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"The custody of the child below five years should be with the mother who was well-educated and self-sufficient whereas the father was jobless."

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Women cannot be treated as beggars and their grace cannot be lowered in rightful claim to maintenance after divorce if the husband has since then retired from his service ; SC

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Giving preference to a male child is violative of Article 39A of the constitution and against the mandate of Article 51A (e) which casts a Constitutional duty on citizens to renounce practices derogatory to the dignity of women."

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"Central Government employee who is a woman and having a minor child could avail a maximum period of 730 days during the entire service period for taking care of her children."

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"Live-in relationships will also come under Domestic Violence Act 2005."

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"The pregnancy cannot be terminated without the consent of the victim. The reproductive choice of the victim needs to be respected and she should be given the choice to go ahead and bear the child."

Suchita Srivastava & Anr. v. Chandigarh Administration

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"The Supreme Court examined and struck down a protective discrimination provision in the Punjab Excise Act, 1914 that restricted women's right to employment and equal treatment."

Anuj Garg & Ors v. Hotel Association of India & Ors.

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"Giving preference to women in women colleges/hostels is a form of preventive, protective and precautionary measure based on the public morals particularly in a view of the young age of the girl children to be taught."

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Centre for Enquiry into Health and Allied Themes (CEHAT) v. Union of India (2003)

"The apex court, in this case, issued Guidelines to prevent female foeticide. It was further directed that information should be published by way of advertisements as well as on electronic media.
"Liability of Muslim husband to his divorced wife arising under Section 3(1) (a) of the Act to pay maintenance is not confined to iddat period."

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Women who constitute almost half of the segment of our society have to be honoured and treated with dignity at places where they work to earn their livelihood.

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Ms. Gita Hariharan & Anr. v. Reserve Bank of India & Anr. (1999)

"Both the father and the mother are the natural guardians of a minor Hindu child.

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"The children of the prostitutes have the right to equality of opportunity, dignity, care, protection, and rehabilitation so as to be part of the mainstream of social life without any pre-stigma attached to them."

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Vishaka & Ors. V. State of Rajasthan & Ors. (1997)

SC Issued Guidelines to prevent sexual harassment against women in workplaces. All complaints of sexual harassment by any woman employee would be directed to this committee."

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The exclusive right of male succession included in Section 7 and Section 8 of the Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act must be suspended so long as the right of livelihood of the female descendant's of the last male holder continues

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Delhi Domestic Working Women's' Forum v, Union of India & Ors. (1994)

The three-judge bench comprising Justice S.Mohan, Justice Venkatachalliah and Justice SB Majumdar laid down certain guidelines for the trial of rape case:

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"No justification for women teachers being paid less or having fewer promotional avenues than their male counterparts and directed the state to ensure parity between women and men teachers."

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Mrs. Neera Mathur v. LIC (1991)

"The Court directed the LIC to delete columns demanding the lady candidate regarding the disclosure problems like whether her menstrual period is regular or painless, the number of conceptions taken place; how many have gone full term etc.
Mary Roy Case

Therefore it was held that the provision related to succession under the Travancore Succession Act 1916 is in violation of Article 14 and Article 15 of the Constitution and shall be held as void and the same cannot be made applicable."
V. Tulasamma & Ors vs V. Sesha Reddi (Dead) By L. Rs (1977)

"A Hindu female's right to maintenance is not an empty formality or an illusory claim but is a tangible right against property which flows from the spiritual relationship between the husband and wife."
Bombay Labour Union

SC while upholding the principle of equality f status put the female employees at par with male employees declared the clause in the regulation of the Company which required that unmarried women were to give up service on marriage was held unconstitutional."
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