The Section 377 verdict and lessons in inclusion for mental health professionals

Partner Content Sep 14, 2018

While the SC verdict on section 377 is progressive and bats for queer community's right to mental healthcare, there are many hurdles to overcome.



The historic verdict scrapping Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that criminalized homosexuality has been lauded widely by the LGBTQI+ community and the legal fraternity alike. Apart from acknowledging the injustice meted out to the queer community for decades, the Navtej Singh Johar v/s Union of India judgement also...

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