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Juvenile Justice Bill brings 'new regime of safety', says Maneka Gandhi

May 07, 2015

Juvenile Justice Bill brings 'new regime of safety', says Maneka Gandhi

Hailing the passage of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill, 2014, in Lok Sabha today, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said the law comes as a "new regime of safety for potential victims". #NewsTracker #Maneka Gandhi #Juvenile Justice Board #Delhi gangrape
India's Daughter: Delhi HC refuses to order prosecution of BBC, documentary maker

Apr 27, 2015

India's Daughter: Delhi HC refuses to order prosecution of BBC, documentary maker

Delhi High Court has refused to pass an order for prosecution of BBC and the British director of the documentary 'India's Daughter' on the Delhi gangrape. #BBC #Delhi #NewsTracker #High Court #Delhi gangrape #documentary #Leslee Udwin #India's Daughter
Amending Juvenile Justice Act to try 16-year-old's as adults won't fix anything and here's why

Apr 24, 2015

Amending Juvenile Justice Act to try 16-year-old's as adults won't fix anything and here's why

The new proposed change will do nothing to fix this essential problem with the juvenile justice system where a remand home is a far cry from rehabilitation, at best a warehouse for youth and more often than not, a hell-hole. #Juvenile Justice Act #Delhi gangrape #Delhi gangrape juvenile #changes in Juvenile Justice act
India's Daughter documentary: Delhi HC seeks Leslee Udwin's reply on convicts plea

Apr 17, 2015

India's Daughter documentary: Delhi HC seeks Leslee Udwin's reply on convicts plea

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought reply from Leslee Udwin, the director of the controversial documentary on 16 December, 2012 gangrape, on a plea of convict Mukesh Singh seeking a CBI inquiry and Udwin's prosecution. #NewsTracker #Delhi gangrape #convict #Leslee Udwin #India's Daughter
Modi holds off public opinion on juvenile crimes, stalls amendments to JJ Act

Apr 08, 2015

Modi holds off public opinion on juvenile crimes, stalls amendments to JJ Act

A proposal to try juveniles in the 16-18 age group accused of heinous crimes under the IPC was "dropped" from the agenda of the Union cabinet on Tuesday amid opposition by rights activists and a Supreme Court observation that there was a need to re-examine laws on the issue. #Narendra Modi #Supreme Court #ConnectTheDots #Union Cabinet #Juvenile Justice Act #December 16 gangrape case #16 December Delhi gangrape #JJ Act

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Delhi gangrape case Reducing juvenile age is pointless, so is media trial

Feb 25, 2013

Delhi gangrape case Reducing juvenile age is pointless, so is media trial

Media cannot pretend to be delivering justice. Tinkering with juvenile age will not reduce crime as long as our criminal reforms system remains counter-productive. #OnOurMind #Juvenile Justice Act #Delhi gangrape casem #Media Trial
Why India doesn't need to change its rape law

Feb 03, 2013

Why India doesn't need to change its rape law

What is the reason the Cabinet is now seeking death for some rapists? It isn't rising crime, as the data shows. It is bullying by the media, and the fantastic idea that legislation can solve our problems. #InMyOpinion #Delhi gangrape case #Justice Verma Committee Report