Lawyers Collective launched two of its publications on demystifying the Criminal Justice process in India and providing assistance to survivors of Sexual Violence to navigate through the same. The handbooks titled 'Locating the survivor in the Indian Criminal Justice System: Decoding the Law', and 'Engaging with the Criminal Justice System: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Violence' were released by the Hon’ble CJI, Mr. P. Sathasivam at the British Council on March 31, 2014. The CJI delivered a special address and expressed concern over the declining conviction rate in sexual offences. He also spoke about the need for Gender Sensitisation and urged the media to help highlight court decisions, to ensure awareness of the law.
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Click here to read the address delivered by Hon'ble Justice Mr. P. Sathasivam, Chief Justice of India on 31.3.2014 at the Release.
Click here to read the address delivered by Hon'ble Justice Ms. Ranjana Desai, Supreme Court of India, on 31.3.2014 at the Release.