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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377, 511, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 23-- Unnatural offence - Child abuse - Quashing of proceedings - Act of accused making the victim to stay in same room in same cot, hugging him, touching the private part of victim and committing unnatural intercourse with victim, who was a minor against his wishes, attracts Ss.377 & 511 IPC and S.23..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7(A), 15- - Plea of juvenility - Murder case - Accused was less than 18 years of age on the date of occurrence - Plea of juvenility can be raised at any time and before any Court as per mandate of S.7(A) of Act - Moreover, accused has undergone almost 8 years of sentence, which is more than the maximum..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12- - Offence u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Although plea of juvenility was raised at belated stage before Supreme Court but the same was allowed - Incident occurred 40 years back - Accused `I' is now 55 years of age - There is no question of sending him to an observation home for possible reformation -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Plea of juvenility - Accused was less than 18 years at the time of occurrence, thus, he declared as juvenile on the date of offence - Though offence u/ss 302, 377 IPC, proved against juvenile but he cannot be detained for more than three years under JJ Act - Since accused is in jail much more than..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Plea of juvenility - Offence u/ss 302, 323, 147, 148, 149 IPC - A-4 declared to be juvenile on the date of offence as certificate on the basis of A-4 was ordered to be released on bail, not disputed - It would be proper to separate his case to be dealt with by juvenile Court in appropriate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, 20, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Rule 12- - Benefit of juvenilities - Even if a person was not entitled to benefit of juvenilities under the 1986 Act or 2000 Act prior to its amendment in 2006, such benefit is available to a person undergoing sentence if he was below 18 on the date of occurrence - Such relief can be claimed even when..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Word "association" - Single instance of a child delinquent joining the company of some known criminal or criminals would not be sufficient to satisfy the definition of word association - Only if his past conduct is of such a nature which indicates his continuous association with known criminal or..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Bail - Offence u/s 302 IPC - Nothing adverse reported in the report of Probation Officer against petitioner nor it was reported that his past conduct was of such a nature which indicate his continuous association with known criminal or criminals - Both the Courts below committed error by rejecting..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(j)-- Juvenile in conflict with law - Expression "attained the age of 18" and "completed the age of 18" - A person is juvenile who has not completed the age of 18 years as on the date of commission of such offence...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9(4), (5), 11(ii), Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 41-- Adoption of minor girl - Adoption of second child of same gender i.e a female child - Embargo for adopting a child of same sex as envisaged u/s 11(ii) of 1956 Act has been done away under the 2000 Act, which simply creates an exception in case of abandoned children and children in destitute as it..........

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