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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, 20, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Juvenile - Determination of age - Offence u/s 376 IPC - As per evidence on record, on date of occurrence, juvenile was aged 16-1/2 years - Order of conviction set aside - Matter remitted back - However, period of 24 years has already been lapsed from date of occurrence, therefore, Juvenile Justice..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Juvenile - Determination of age - If accused wants to get himself declared juvenile on basis of his date of birth in High School Certificate, it is open to juvenile Justice Board to hold enquiry about his age and in case it is found that there is serious doubt about correctness of said date in..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Juvenile - Determination of age - No documents submitted showing entry of age from stage of primary school till examination of High School - It is thus, not appropriate to rely upon statement of clerk of institution in which accused appeared and passed because said institution is aided institution..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall of Prosecutrix and her father to confront them with their statements - Rape case - Co-accused acquitted, as prosecutrix and her father not supported prosecution case - Petitioner/juvenile had no knowledge about the fact that prosecutrix and her father had not supported prosecutrix case..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A-- Juvenile - Claim for juvenility may be raised at any stage even after final disposal of case...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Claim for juvenility - Provisions of Act are applicable in respect of pending cases meaning thereby, it applies to present case, as it is pending before Act came into force...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 34, 32, 33-- Children's home - Custody of girl child - Both biological an adoptive parents claiming her custody - However, neither being in a position to provide her a loving and secure atmosphere to live in - Reports of criminal antecedents against adoptive parents are on record - Child was unknowingly being..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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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-- Juvenile - Determination of age - Photostat copy of original primary school certificate issued by State Education Board - Cannot be held to be evidence of juvenility of petitioner - However, such certificate is sufficient for prima facie satisfaction of Court about age of delinquent necessitating..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12(3)-- Juvenile - Determination of age - Authenticity of document relied upon by petitioner for age determination is to be examined by Court of first instance, by summoning evidence in process of conducting an inquiry...........

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