Tag Archives: The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules

Magistrates to follow guidelines in case of juveniles: SC

In an attempt to prevent a situation where an accused is subjected to a trial by a regular Court having criminal jurisdiction but he or she is later found to be a juvenile, the Supreme Court of India gave the … Continue reading

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Supreme Court issue guidelines on the question of when should a claim of juvenility be recognised

A larger Bench of the Supreme Court of India issued the following guidelines on the question of when should a claim of juvenility be recognised and sent for determination when it is raised for the first time in appeal or … Continue reading

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