Sexual harassment in the Indian legal profession

In this article, Jayna Kothari has brought to light the manner in which guidelines on sexual harassment laid down by the Supreme Court in the Vishakha judgment are being flouted. She also talks about the inherent bias in the legal profession against women lawyers and the need to recognize such biases while interpreting the law in relation to sexual harassment.

 

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Cite:

Jayna Kothari, 'Sexual harassment in the Indian legal profession' (09 Sep 2013) <http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/sexual-harassment-in-the-indian-legal-profession/> accessed on 22 Jul 2019