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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(1)-- Juvenile - Murder case - Accused `D' was more than 16 years of age but less than 18 years at the time of occurrence - He was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment u/s 302 IPC - During pendency of appeal against conviction, Act of 2000 came into force repealing 1986 Act, which raised the age..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Determination of juvenility - School living certificate - Permissibility - School leaving certificate neither issued by school first attended by petitioner nor is it a matriculation or equivalent certificate - Said certificate does not fall within the scheme and any one of categories contemplated..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Plea of juvenility - Benefit of the Act can be extended only when accused is held to be juvenile on the basis of prima facie evidence, as benefit of possibilities of two views in regard to the age of accused who is involved in grave and serious offence which he committed and gave effect to in well..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Rule 12-- Juvenile - Determination of age - If there is no other evidence to prove the correctness of date of birth except the matriculation or equivalent certificates, then said certificates has to be treated as a conclusive proof of date of birth of accused - However, if there is doubt or contradictory..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Rule 12-- Murder case - Juvenile - Determination of age - No evidence on record to prove age of accused - Board assessed age of accused about 19 years - No benefit of one year as provided in R.12 of 2007 Rules is extended to accused as there is evidence in the form of photocopy of Panchayat Electoral Roll..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 56-- Adoption of two minor children - Inter Country adoption/Foreign adoption - Birth mother abandoned their two minor children and showed absolutely no affinity or anything resembling normal maternal communication or attachment to children - Sufficient liberty afforded to birth mother even at cost of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Claim of juvenility - May be raised before any Court at any stage...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15-- Juvenile - Who crossed the age of juvenility, at the time he is held guilty by Board, cannot be sent to a Special Home or a Fit Institution...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Section 5(3)-- Juvenile - Offence u/ss 363, 342, 366-A, 376 IPC - Dereliction of duties by Presiding officer - Presiding officer, who headed the Board on relevant dates acted in an absolutely casual and perfunctory fashion while conducting inquiry - Proper quorum was not complete - Appellate Court rightly..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Juvenile - Bail - Juvenile in conflict with law is statutorily entitled to bail even though he is involved in a no, bailable offence...........

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