No abortion for mentally challenged rape victim: Supreme Court

July 21st, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday stayed a Punjab and Haryana High Court ruling that allowed authorities to help a mentally challenged rape victim to undergo an abortion.
A bench of Chief Justice K.G. Balakrishnan said its detailed reasoning for the stay would follow later.

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