SC Verdict on Section 377 – The restoration of right to free expression and dignity

In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court of India ruled that consensual adult gay sex is not a crime because sexual orientation is natural and human being have no control over it.

This content is for General Studies (GS) Members only! Join now & access all Static GS Mindmaps (18 Subjects), Current Affairs [Newsbits (For Prelims), Editorials & Articles (For Mains)]

JOIN & ACCESS ALL

 FREE SAMPLES

IE Vs PRELIMS 2020

Related Articles

Reservation in Promotion for SC/STs – Supreme Court Verdict & its Significance

Updates *

On February 7th, 2020, with regards to Mukesh Kumar Vs the State of Uttarakhand case, the Supreme Court ruled that states are not legally bound to provide reservations to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in government jobs. The apex court had stated that individuals do not have the fundamental rights to claim reservations in the promotions. This is based on the provisions of the Indian constitution. This recent judgement is not new. The top court had pointed out the fact that reservations are not fundamental rights in several judgements in the past.

Home
Books
0
Shop
Bookmark
Account