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Palash Krishna Mehrotra on reforming troubled children
India Today

Palash Krishna Mehrotra on reforming troubled children

Maneka Gandhi has suggested juveniles between the age of 16-18 accused of committing heinous crimes like rape and murder, should be tried in regular courts. The proposed Juvenile Justice bill, likely to be tabled in Parliament soon, will also apply ... India Today, 2 days ago

Kids in crime learn redemption skills

AHMEDABAD: Haresh, a juvenile from Vadodara, made money by stealing but was soon caught. He underwent three weeks of skill training by Indian Americans his age. The following year, Haresh was able to share the story of his turnaround; he had changed ...
 Times of India6 days ago
Boston Globe

Mich. Supreme Court: No Resentencing for Juvenile Lifers

Michigan's convicts serving life sentences for crimes committed as juveniles after a ruling on Monday. The state's highest court determined that more than 350 juvenile "lifers" who are serving sentences related to killings committed at age 17 and ...
 Findlaw Corporate Counsel1 week ago Lawmakers reach deal on parole for juvenile killers  Boston Globe1 week ago State Senate approves parole for juvenile lifers  Miami Herald2 weeks ago Mass. House passes measure on parole for juvenile killers  Boston Globe1 month ago

What the Slender Man Case Reveals About the Juvenile Criminal Justice System

Because I research juvenile justice issues in Milwaukee, 20 miles from where the bizarre Slender Man crime occurred, I've been fielding questions lately from friends and family from around the nation. Most are about the criminal justice system. ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago

Does the Juvenile Justice Act need amendment?

Most juvenile remand homes are in appalling condition and need a massive overhaul. But whether redrafting the law will bring down juvenile crime is the moot question. What is required better remand homes, more specialised care rather than to expose young people to the trauma and stigma of adult jails, says Rashme Sehgal. Statistics speak for themselves. Latest Census reports show the population of children between the age groups of 16-18 is over 6.5 crore. But the number of children booked ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

Juveniles to be sent to Borstal school

As part of their reformation course, the two juveniles convicted in the Shakti Mill gang rape case would be given academic education and vocational training at the Borstal school in Nashik over the next three years. They will join the 22 inmates presently ...
 Asian Age1 week ago 2 minors guilty in Shakti Mills gangrapes sent to reformatory  Times of India2 weeks ago
Indian Express

Child and punishment

The purpose of the juvenile justice system is not just to establish the guilt of the alleged offender, but to look into the underlying social causes for the alleged crime, with the aim of rehabilitating the juvenile offender. Source: Express Photo ...
 Indian Express1 week ago

In Korea, there's no room at the juvenile prisons

A budget squeeze is turning overcrowded juvenile correctional facilities and reformatories into mere holding pens for troubled teens - and compromising their ability to help them turn their lives around. On May 5, 2013, the teenaged inmates of ...
 Joins.com2 weeks ago Juvenile Prison: $5 Billion for Child Abuse  OpEdNews.com1 month ago

This summer blockbuster frequently misses the mark

"I make movies for teenage boys. Oh, dear, what a crime." Michael Bay's famous defence against the hordes of critics who have spent the last two decades hemming and hawing at his juvenile box-office offerings and blaming him for hastening the ...
 The Sunday Guardian1 month ago
Chicago Tribune

Illinois State Crime Commission Names Franks Legislator of the Year

_ WOODSTOCK, Ill.- In recognition of his tireless efforts on behalf of Illinois taxpayers and families, the Illinois State Crime Commission named state Rep. Jack D. Franks, D-Marengo, the 2014 Legislator of the Year at their 18th Annual Awards ...
 Chicago Tribune1 month ago
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