RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 397, 401-- Bail to juvenile - Robbery & dacoity - Nothing on record to show that release of petitioner is likely to bring him into association with any known criminal or expose to moral, physical or psychological danger or that his release would defeat the ends of justice - No other case pending against..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Bail to juvenile - Nothing on record to show that release of petitioner is likely to bring him into association with any known criminal or expose to moral, physical or psychological danger or that his release would defeat ends of justice - Report of probation officer shows that no other case is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Juvenile - Proof of age - Accused relied on certificate issued by school `S' - No record of accused being enrolled or having studied in school `S' - Certificate produced by father of victim shows that accused was 21 years old on date of commission of offence - Held, claim of accused being juvenile..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 342, 354(A), 376, 120B, 506, 509, 34, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 23, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Bail - Wrongful confinement, criminal intimidation and sexual offences - Investigation is complete - Challan already filed - Both the petitioners are not in a position to either influence or tamper with the evidence or threat the complainant in any manner unlike the main accused - Nothing to..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12(3)-- Plea of juvenility - Rejection of - Validity - Plea of juvenility rejected on ground that as per ossification test age was between eighteen to twenty years - As per admission register and transfer certificate age was seventeen years and eleven months - There is hardly any discernible conflict..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 57A, 68, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Determination of age - Directions for ossification test - Validity - Petitioner charge-sheeted u/s.376(2)(f) IPC and S.4 of Protection of Children From Sexual Offence Act - Plea that on the date of the incident petitioner was below age of 18 years - There was neither any matriculation certificate..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364A, 201, 120B, 34-- Murder - Plea of juvenility - As per Middle Standard and Matriculation certificates issued by PSEB, accused was aged 17 years 6 months and 12 days at the time of commission of offence - Accused was sentenced to life imprisonment and he is in jail for last 13 years - Held, plea of juvenility can be..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Juvenile - Bail - Petitioner is a student - His father has come forward to get him released on bail undertaking that he will not involve in any criminal activities till he continues on bail - Social investigation report of probation officer is favourable to juvenile for his release on bail -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(1)-- Juvenile - Age determination - Accused was juvenile on date of occurrence as per school leaving certificate which was duly proved - No reason to reject school leaving certificate - There is no question of subjecting the accused to a medical examination by a medical board...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(k), 7, 7A-- Juvenile - Determination of age - No person can be determined to be a juvenile or otherwise unless an inquiry into that aspect has been conducted by "a Court" or by "any court" in consonance with the procedure established under the Act or the Rules made thereunder...........