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Title: An analytical study of legal procedure for the trial of child sexual abuse
Researcher: Verma,Vijeta
Guide(s): Tomar, Suman
Keywords: Child sexual abuse
Legal procedure
University: Mewar University
Completed Date: 2017
Abstract: Child sexual abuse is a form of abuse in which an adult or older adolescent uses a child for sexual stimulation. Child sexual abuse is a civil and criminal offence in which an adult engage in sexual activity with a minor or exploits a minor for the purpose of sexual gratification and which never can be considered normal or socially accepted behavior. We have got the tradition that all children are ours, and we love and nurture them; we have got the laws that children have a right to life, dignity, respect, and protection; but we have got the practice where we keep silent about child sexual abuse because it is a reprehensible and appalling subject. newlineNineteen percent of the world s children live in India. Over 44 crore people in the country are aged 18 years and below constitute 42 percent of the total population. Signing up to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, India promised to protect its children from all forms of sexual exploitation and sexual abuse. Article 34(a) enjoins state machinery to prevent the inducement or coercion of a child to engage in any unlawful sexual activity. Yet, despite having the dubious distinction of having the highest number of sexually abused children in the world. newlineIn India like many other countries, children are exploited lot. Child sexual abuse is a big problem and has remained intractable, even after about 50 years of our having become independent, despite various legislative enactment, still a very large number of children are subjected to sexual abuse. India has the world s largest number of sexually abused children, with a child below the age of 16 raped every 155th minute, a child below 10 every 13th hour, and at least one in every 10 children sexually abused at any point of time. newlinePrevention of child abuse and neglect is still an uncharted field in Asia. The largest population of children in the world live in South Asia and majority of these children lack access to proper health care, nutrition and education. This reflects the socio-economic reality of th
Pagination: XVI, 381 P
Appears in Departments:Department of Law

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