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Calcutta High Court acquits Pocso accused, says victim was 16½ years old then and wasn’t naive not to know the implication of sexual intercourse

[ad_1] The Calcutta High Court has acquitted a man booked under the Protection of Children against Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) Act, observing that in case the act was participatory in nature and between two sufficiently mature persons, then a male cannot be indicted...

Supreme Court stays Calcutta High Court order on payment of salaries to part-time teachers

[ad_1] The Supreme Court today has issued notice and stayed the Calcutta High Court order by which it had directed the School Education Department, West Bengal to make payment of salaries to part-time teachers equal to basic pay in scale...