India’s Dowry Laws Are Ineffective, Easily Exploited, and Women Are Paying the Price

The misuse of dowry laws has led to an alarming number of innocent women getting caught up in the criminal justice system.

written by
Ntasha Bhardwaj
Dec 10, 2020
India dowry laws
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AuthorNtasha Bhardwaj

Ntasha Bhardwaj (she/her) is the founder of the South Asian Institute of Crime & Justice Studies and is a doctoral candidate at the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University. Her accomplishments include published papers on gender and crime and an IMDB page.