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What Juvenile justice? Over 2900 prisoners in Delhi's jails are under age of 18

Sep 26, 2014

What Juvenile justice? Over 2900 prisoners in Delhi's jails are under age of 18

While the Indian law says that all those under the age of 18 can't be detained in a prison, close to 3000 inmates just in Delhi's 2 prisons are juveniles. #HowThisWorks #Delhi #Tihar jail #Crimes #Juvenile Justice Act #Juvenile Law #Juvenile law in India #Crimes by Children
Ghaziabad Class IV student raped by her 14yrold classmate

Sep 03, 2014

Ghaziabad Class IV student raped by her 14yrold classmate

An eightyearold girl, studying in class IV, was allegedly raped by her 14yearold classmate in Masuri town, police said today. #NewsTracker #Rape #Ghaziabad #Crimes against women #minor girl raped #Juvenile crimes
Delhi gangrape case Juvenile accused paints, learns English to fit in

Sep 02, 2014

Delhi gangrape case Juvenile accused paints, learns English to fit in

The juvenile convict in the Delhi gangrape case has taken to painting and shows no "traces of anger", according to a report. #GoodReads #Juvenile Justice Act #Delhi gangrape #Delhi gangrape case #juvenile #December 16 gangrape case
Proposed Juvenile Justice Bill violates core principle of UN norms, says NHRC

Aug 27, 2014

Proposed Juvenile Justice Bill violates core principle of UN norms, says NHRC

The proposed Juvenile Justice Bill violates the core principle of juvenile justice provided under UN Convention on Child Rights (UNCCR), the NHRC said today. #UN #TheySaidIt #Government of India #NHRC #National Human Rights Commission #juvenile #Juvenile Justice Bill #UN Convention on Child Rights #UNCCR
NCRB data reveals 132% increase in assaults against women by juveniles in 2013

Aug 18, 2014

NCRB data reveals 132% increase in assaults against women by juveniles in 2013

Assault by juveniles on women saw a 132 percent increase and rapes committed by juveniles witnessed an increase of 60.3 percent last year. #NewsTracker #Rape #NCRB #assault #sexual assault #Crimes against women #Juveniles

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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
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Jan 29, 2013

Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Justice Verma's recommendations should be adopted as sensible reform. But we can still debate how best to prosecute, punish and rehabilitate those under the age of 18. #InMyOpinion #Delhi gangrape case #juvenile accused
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Sep 30, 2014

Noice Lets You Send Emoji With Sounds To Friends’ Phones

Yes, my friends, there is an app more annoying than Yo. If having your phone randomly shout “Yo!” at you (or “Hodor!,” if you preferred the spin-offs) drove you batty, wait until you get ahold of this: Noice, an app that lets you communicate using on...
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Sep 30, 2014

Police: Shots fired at Ky. school, 1 student hurt

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A juvenile was arrested Tuesday in the shooting of a high school student that prompted a school-wide lockdown and evacuation, police in Louisville, Kentucky, said. Sgt. Phil Russell said the alleged shooter was picked up about three... #Louisville, KY #Kentucky
Delhi gangrape: Is it time to lower the age of juveniles?

Sep 29, 2014

EMS captain ordered held without bail, awaits transport to California to face sex crime charges

Wilburt Riera, 51, is accused of committing lewd acts against two juvenile victims in Hollywood on Sept. 12... #California #Hollywood