Invoking Justice - Reforming Laws Justifying Violence Against Women in Southern India

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Invoking Justice
Reforming Laws Justifying Violence Against Women in Southern India

2011
1 hr 22 mins

In Southern India, family disputes are settled by Jamaats--all male bodies which apply Islamic Sharia law to cases without allowing women to be present, even to defend themselves. Recognizing this fundamental inequity, a group...

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Director
Deepa Dhanraj