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Cabinet clears Juvenile Justice Act amendments

A proposal, which will empower the Juvenile Justice Board to decide whether a juvenile above 16 years involved in heinous crimes such as rape is to be sent to a observation home or tried in a......

Does the Juvenile Justice Act need amendment?

Most juvenile remand homes are in appalling condition and need a massive overhaul. But whether redrafting the law will bring down juvenile crime is the moot question. What is required better remand......

Children cannot be made to pay price for inefficiency of system

The eye of the debate on juvenile justice has been focused too tightly on the quantum of punishment rather than the current approach, both to the juvenile, and also, for making him/her accountable,......

Juvenile Justice Act will stay as it is: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to lower the age of juvenile from 18 years saying the legislature has fixed the age which is constitutionally permissible. A three-judge bench, headed by Chief......

Centre to SC on Delhi gang rape: Juvenile CANNOT be tried twice

The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that the law did not allow the juvenile, convicted by juvenile board in the December 16 gang rape, to be tried twice for the same offence as sought by......
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Trial As Adults For Serious Crimes

The decision of Narendra Modi's BJP-led government to amend the law to allow juveniles aged between 16 and 18 to be tried as adults for serious... ...

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Unequal scales for juveniles

It is unfortunate that the government seems determined to introduce legal provisions to ensure that children between the ages of 16 and 18 are... ...

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Rape by teens rise 288% even as India considers new law

The proposed law will allow for examination by a Juvenile Justice Board to assess if suspects aged 16-18 should be tried as adults in heinous... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/specials/rape-by-teens-rise-288-even-as-india-considers-new-law-115042500136_1.html
Were 11 kids from Kolhapur care-home being used for paedophilia in Goa?

Child trafficking, peadophile angles suspected; Kids were transferred without govt, parental consent The Goa police have rescued 11... ...

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