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Proper implementation of Juvenile Justice Act, 2000 urged

GOALPARA, July 26 - The chairman, District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) and also the District & Sessions judge P Buragohain has emphasised the need for proper implementation of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 or the JJ Act, ... The Assam Tribune, 3 weeks ago

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Should we put juveniles away for life? Meet the teen who sparked a debate

Inside the Juvenile Justice Center in Nashville, Tennessee is a steel door fitted with a high-security system. Push a button and the door unlocks, revealing another steel door with a slot for IDs. When that door buzzes, I walk through with video gear.
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago

With 30 beds, city gets its largest juvenile de-addiction ward

Subodh discovered cannabis two years ago, at the age of 8. His father had become bedridden after an accident and his mother was working all the time to make ends meet. His friend suggested 'ganja' as a way of coping with the stress. Now 10, Subodh is under ...
 DNA2 months ago

Cyber Crime Police Station : How about Zero FIR?

Dr Ingudam Yaipharemba The metaphor of a successful investigation of a criminal act depends on how the crime is acknowledged, reported and minutely examined. With ever increasing criminal activities against women and juvenile in Manipur of various magnitude ...
 Kangla Times1 month ago

Amendment of Plantation Labour Act sought

GUWAHATI, June 4 - The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has sought amendment to the Plantation Labour Act 1951 to ensure the implementation of the provisions of the Right to Education Act 2009 and also the Juvenile Justice (JJ)Act, ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago

MP: 6-year-old forced to manually scavenge

Despite various laws banning manual scavenging, a heart-breaking incident has come to light in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur. A six-year-old school girl was forced by a young man to manually scavenge at Lav-kushnagar in the Gudaura village. The victim was asked ...
 Sify1 day ago

Need law on beggary which emphasises rehabilitation: Maneka

Union minister Maneka Gandhi has said there was a need to enact a law on beggary with an emphasis on rehabilitation and reintegration of the vulnerable section of the society rather than criminalising the act. She has urged Social Justice and Empowerment ...
 Business Standard3 days ago

Now, Garden City boasts of child-friendly courts

The child-friendly courts in the city have already started making the courtroom experience a little less intimidating for children. Hearing of cases has begun at the two specially-designed courts, one for Bengaluru Urban and the other for Bengaluru Rural, ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago School director, principal jailed  DNA3 weeks ago Delhi school principal, director get 2-month jail term for sending 7-year-old out of class  DNA3 weeks ago School can't throw child out of classroom: Court  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Unable to pay hospital bill, parents sell newborn to childless couple

Unable to settle their hospital bill, a couple had to allegedly sell their newborn girl for Rs 7,500 to a childless couple in Odisha's Kendrapara district. The baby's father Nirakar Moharana lodged an FIR on Friday stating the ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activists) worker of his village was instrumental in taking them to a private nursing home which suggested him to sell the baby, to settle the bills. However, the nursing home refused to comment. Moharana and his wife Gitanjali, residents of ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Legalise marijuana for medical purposes, says Maneka Gandhi

New Delhi : Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has suggested legalising marijuana, a psychoactive drug, in India for medical purposes on the lines of the practice adopted by some developed countries like the US to curb drug abuse. The ...
 Sify3 weeks ago
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