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SC refuses to make adultery gender-neutral crime, will examine whether IPC section violates Right to Equality

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The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it will not make adultery a gender-neutral crime. The apex court will now examine whether Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) violates Article 14 of the Indian Constitution on the Right to Equality, News18 reported.