Delhi High Court quashes rape, POCSO FIR against man who married minor girl with her consent

Chambers of Ishaan Garg

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 The Court also observed that of late, it is been faced with petitions where children who are about to attain the age of majority commit acts in the name of love that would otherwise amount to an offence.

The Delhi High Court recently quashed a 2015 rape case against a man on finding that he had married the 'victim' girl (minor at the time of marriage, now a major) with her consent and that they were now happily married with two children Case Title: Sonu @ Sunil v State of NCT of Delhi & Ors 2024 Delhi HC