Monday January 7, 2013
Delhi gang-rape case ordered behind closed doors
NEW DELHI - The magistrate hearing the case of five men accused of gang-raping and murdering a 23-year-old student in New Delhi ordered on Monday that their first appearance in court take place behind closed doors.
"The court has become jam-packed," magistrate Namrita Aggarwal told the court amid noisy protests from lawyers and a media scrum.
"It has become impossible for this court to conduct proceedings in this case." - AFP