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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Juvenile - Grant of bail - Scope of S.12 - Held, unlike Cr.P.C. S.12 does not make any distinction between bail u/s.436 to 439 Cr.P.C. and u/s.389 Cr.P.C. and applies to both situations in same manner with equal force - There is no separate provision for bail in matters of juvenile in conflict..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Claim of juvenility - Order of conviction passed by division bench - Setting aside by single bench u/Art.226 Validity - Held, term "may be raised before any Court" used in S.7A(1) of the Act does not empower a Court, which is subordinate on judicial side, to set aside order of conviction and..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Bail - No material to suggest that juvenile may join company of any known criminal or his release shall expose him to moral, physical or psychological danger - Father of juvenile fit person under whose custody he may be placed - Juvenile enlarged on bail on furnishing personal bond by his natural..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, S.2(i) (as amended by S.4 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Act, 2006, Ss.7A, 19, - Habeas corpus - Detenue was 17 years 5 months 26 days old at time of commission of offence - He already spent more than 11..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(k), 7A, 20, 49, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12, 98-- Juvenile - Convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment - Age of appellant on the date of commission of offence was 17 years, 11 months and 5 days which was less than 18 years - Appellant has to be treated as a juvenile, being less than 18 years of age on the date of crime - Appellant is entitled..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15(1)(g)-- Juvenile - Imposition of sentence - Held, even if a juvenile attains the age of eighteen years within a period of one year he would still have to undergo a sentence of three years, which could spill beyond the period of one year when he attained majority...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(k), 2(1), 15, 16, 21, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Juvenile - Fixation of upper age limit - Held, fixation of 18 years as upper age limit for treating persons as juveniles is proper since the same is based on sound principle recognized internationally and contained in provisions of Constitution of India...........
ALLAHABAD 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)-- Juvenile - Age determination - Absence of matriculate certificate - Date of birth recorded in school first attended has to be taken into consideration - It is duty of Board to summon the relevant documents from village school where accused studied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Minor - Age determination - Held, procedure prescribed in Rule 12 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, to determine age of a child in conflict with law, should also be the basis for determining age of a child who is a victim of crime...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(1), 7A, 19, 20, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Habeas corpus - Illegal detention - Detenu was a juvenile on the date of occurrence of alleged offence of murder - Petition filed by detenu at the age of 34 years - He already spent more than 13 years in jail - Held, juvenility can be claimed in an independent proceeding for first time even where..........

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