Domestic Violence and Law

Synopsis: – This book has been written in the most simple language possible giving the right- based interpretation of the law. The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA) 2005 is landmark legislation; it vindicates the constitutional Promise of equality, non-discrimination, right to life and liberty for women. The author has written this book in interpretation mentioned, taking into consideration the norms and principles expressed in the Convention against Elimination All forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). The writer has also taken into consideration this law as one which is particularly relevant to our society where violence against women often enjoins socio-cultural sanction. This book is specially meant for victims of domestic violence, lawyers, judges, protection officers and to all men who want to bring the concept of violence-free society and family. This book can be of great use as an easy to use handbook.