August 2020

July 2020

Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) – Sections 363, 366, 376, 506, 34 and 120-B – Protection Of Children From Sexual Offences Act, 2012 – Sections 4 and 6 – Abduction and Rape – Bail of juvenile HELD Section 12 of the Act of 2015 makes it clear that grant of bail to the child in conflict with the law should be the norm and the proviso thereto requires denial of such bail only if release of the child is likely to bring him or her into association with known criminals or expose him/her to moral, physical or psychological danger or defeat the ends of justice

By | July 27th, 2020|Bail Granted, Juvenile/Children Act|

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February 2020

October 2019

Juvenile—Determination of Age—Matriculation Certificate which does not provide correct date cannot be given precedence over the certificate issued by the school first attended by accused or birth certificate

By | October 31st, 2019|Juvenile/Children Act|

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Juvenile—Determination of Age—Under the provisions of New Act of 2015, the primacy has been given the assessment of the Board/Court; Matriculation certificate no more enjoys that exclusive privilege; Assessment can be done on physical appearance and the school certificate and the matriculation certificate have been put at par

By | October 2nd, 2019|Juvenile/Children Act|

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November 2018

March 2018

February 2018

June 2017

Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act. 2000, S.12–Rape with minor- -Juvenile offender—Application for bail-Rejected by courts below—Revision against-Juvenile is entitled to bail as a matter of right unless the case falls under exceptions carved out in the provision

By | June 27th, 2017|Juvenile/Children Act|

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Determination of Age—Ossification test cannot be regarded as conclusive when it comes to ascertaining the age of a person.

By | June 4th, 2017|Evidence - Criminal Cases, Juvenile/Children Act|

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December 2016

November 2016

October 2016