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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Juvenile - Determination of age - If matriculation or equivalent certificates are available and there is no other material evidence to create doubt on date of birth mentioned in matriculation or equivalent certificate or genuineness of certificate, then date of birth mentioned in matriculation..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Juvenile - Determination of age - Date of birth mentioned in school leaving certificate of accused is manipulated, thus, not relied upon - JJ Board determined age of accused on basis of medical examination to be 19 years 11 months and 26 days on date of occurrence - Accused rightly not declared as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 6, 7, 7A, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12, Rule 12-- Juvenile - Application for being treated a juvenile can be moved by an accused at any stage even at appellate stage...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 6, 7, 7A, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12, Rule 12-- Juvenile - Determination of age - School Transfer Certificate - Date of issuance of School Transfer certificate does not find mention in said document - No evidence on record that said School Transfer Certificate has been issued by School first attended by petitioner - Basis on which date of birth..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12-- Bail to juvenile - Kidnapping and murder case - Petitioner was 17 years of age on the date of occurrence - He was just about to reach the age of majority - Victim of offence of kidnapping and murder was also a child of age of 16 years - If bail is granted to petitioner then it will be a gross..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 8-- Claim of juvenility - Expression `may' used in S.8(2) of the Act is not mandatory in nature but it is obligatory...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 8-- Claim of juvenility - Claim of juvenility in an appeal - Once legislature provided the forum i.e JJ Board for considering claim of juvenility pending in an appeal, as JJ Board while considering same can get documentary evidence and other material for its consideration before deciding plea of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354B, 323, 324, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Bail - Outraging modesty of woman - FIR only speaks about touching and holding prosecutrix's hand and that of her sister which though by no means a conduct that can be approved, would not fall within mischief of S.354-B IPC - Even earlier incident of touching of prosecutrix in some intimate part..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, 15, 18-- Bail - Juvenile - JJ Board refusing bail to petitioner by treating him as an adult - Appellate Court fell into an error in proceeding to consider the case of petitioner, treating him to be an adult in absence of declaration to that effect made by JJ Board under relevant provisions - Both Courts..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 455-- Plea of juvenility - Raised for the first time in Supreme Court - State admitted age of accused as on date of offence and they were juveniles on the date of occurrence - Incident occurred almost 2 decades back - Entire proceedings including punishment/sentence awarded should not be interfered with..........

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