BRUTE FORCE

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rest rooms were far away from the wait­ing room; no mea­sures were in place to make sure that there was no con­tact be­tween a rape sur­vivor and an ac­cused; in­ter­pret­ing ser­vices were not avail­able in the lan­guages spo­ken by wit­nesses, so mat­ters of­ten had to be post­poned; and fa­cil­i­ties were not all ac­ces­si­ble to peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties.

No dogs, in­clud­ing guide dogs, were al­lowed in the build­ing.

Wav­ing plac­ards bear­ing the slo­gans “Sup­port in ev­ery court”,

Pic­ture: AFP

Se­cu­rity per­son­nel use ba­tons to dis­perse stu­dents protest­ing against the gov­ern­ment’s Ci­ti­zen­ship Amend­ment Bill in Guwa­hati, In­dia, yes­ter­day.

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