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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
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
Here are the proposed changes to the Juvenile Justice Act

Aug 12, 2014

Here are the proposed changes to the Juvenile Justice Act

The bill to amend the Juvenile Justice Act (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Here are the proposed changes. #India #didyouknow #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Crime #Rape #Death Penalty #Adoption #Juvenile Justice Act #JJB #VAW
UNICEF India concerned over amendments to Juvenile Justice Act

Aug 07, 2014

UNICEF India concerned over amendments to Juvenile Justice Act

UNICEF India today expressed concern over the amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act, underwhich minors above the age of 16 involved in a serious crime can be tried in an adult court, and said such a decision was a "real step back". #NewsTracker #Union Cabinet #Unicef #Juvenile Justice Act #UNICEF India
JJ Act amendment Delhi gang-rape victim's parents demand retrial of convicted juvenile

Aug 07, 2014

JJ Act amendment Delhi gang-rape victim's parents demand retrial of convicted juvenile

The parents of the deceased victim of the Delhi gang-rape want the juvenile convict to be re-tried in the wake of the amendments to the JJ Act. #India #Mayawati #BJP #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Subramanian Swamy #Cabinet #NDA #parents #Juvenile Justice Act #amendment #IPC #Delhi Gang Rape #juvenile #Abha Singh

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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