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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Juvenile - Murder - Bail - Juvenile is entitled to bail notwithstanding gravity of crime - Bail can be refused only when there are reasonable grounds for believing that his release is likely to bring him into association with any known criminals or expose him to moral, physical or psychological..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15(1)- - Outraging modesty of woman - Conviction of juveniles - Sentence - Validity - Appellants directed to render services in Municipal Committee - Held, both juveniles were involved in abominable acts and deserve some sort of reformation so that they may not indulge in such activities in future - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Juvenile - Determination - Relates to the date of commission of offence and not date of taking cognizance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Juvenile - A person would be juvenile if not attained age of 18 on the date of commission of offence even if committed before 2000...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Appellant not a juvenile on date of commission of offence under 1986 Act - Act of 2000 came into force during pendency of appeal - Amended Act shall apply - High Court could convict but can't sentence - Matter was required to be referred to Juvenile Board...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Juvenile - Conviction u/s 376 IPC - Conviction upheld - However, he is required to be referred to Juvenile Board - Appellant now 36 years of age, father of 3 children and undergone nearly 3 years of imprisonment - Not advisable to refer the matter to the Board now - Appellant directed to be..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12(3)-- Juvenile - Determination of - As per High School mark sheet date of birth 5.1.1989 whereas as per medical report age found to be 22 to 25 years - Court ignoring mark sheet and held accused not juvenile on basis of medical report - Held, Court did not conduct proper inquiry - If Court was not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, Rule 12- - Juvenile - Age determination - School certificate and certificate issued by Chowkidar - Law gives prime importance to the date of birth certificate issued by the school first attended - Held, genuineness of school certificate when not disputed, there is no question of placing reliance on the..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, 6(2), 10- - Anticipatory bail - Juvenile in conflict with law - Powers of High Court and Court of sessions - Held, when any proceeding in relation to a juvenile comes before High Court or Court of Session all powers conferred on Board under the Act can be exercised - Such proceeding need not arise from..........

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