Consider chemical castration for rapists: Malaysia Bar Council

Malaysia`s Bar Council has suggested chemical castration should be considered for rapists.

Congress gives suggestions to Verma panel, disfavours chemical castration

Congress on Saturday submitted its suggestions on stringent laws for crimes against women to Justice J S Verma Committee even as it disfavoured chemical castration of rapists.

BJP suggests chemical castration, death penalty for rapists

Against the backdrop of the Delhi gang-rape incident, BJP on Monday suggested maximum punishment to the accused in rape cases-- either death penalty or chemical castration.

Congress’ draft anti-rape law proposes chemical castration

Congress has decided to propose a tougher law to check crimes against women which could include a provision like chemical castration of perpetrators of rape in rare cases.

Amnesty Int`l criticizes chemical castration law

Amnesty International has criticized a new law that authorizes the chemical castration of people in Moldova.

Russia: Chemical castration for paedophiles

The Russian Parliament`s upper house has approved a law that would provide tougher penalties for paedophiles.