High court upholds Delhi rapists' death sentences

By Reuters | Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:28 AM
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NEW DELHI, March 13 (Reuters) - Four men convicted of raping and murdering a woman in New Delhi had their death sentences upheld on Thursday for a crime that caused a huge public backlash against an entrenched culture of violence against women in India.

The victim, a trainee physiotherapist who was raped for an hour and tortured with an iron rod on a moving bus, became a symbol of the dangers women face in ...

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