Section 377 Ruling: Pride Restored, Judiciary No More an Iron Cage

Sep 11, 2018, 01:46 PM

Nearly seventy-one years after adopting one of the world’s most liberal constitutions, India can finally celebrate the expunging of a nasty colonial-era provision in its penal code, Section 377, which criminalised ‘whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman, or animal.’