JUVENILE AGE DEBATE

  • Delhi gangrape: Should nature of crime and not age determine punishment? January 29, 2013

    The Juvenile Justice Board has ruled that the sixth accused in the Delhi gangrape case, allegedly the one who most brutally assaulted the braveheart, is a minor. ...
  • Govt may review Juvenile Justice Act: Sources January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: In what may provide a whole new twist to the juvenile debate, sources say that the government is likely to seek legal opinion on lowering the juvenile age. The government may change the Juvenile Justice Act, making exception for rarest of rare cases. Sources say the Cabinet will discuss...