Juvenile Court and Juvenile Justice

Juvenile Court and Juvenile Justice: Similarities and Difference

Juvenile justice Juvenile justice is the area of criminal law applicable to persons not old enough to be held responsible for criminal acts. In most states, the age for criminal culpability is set at 18 years. A system of laws, general lines, and procedures put forward to keep control of the processing and process of […]

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domestic violence Difference between statically and the real image

Domestic Violence: Difference between statically and the real image

Introduction Domestic violence is violence or other abuse in a domestic setting, such as in marriage or cohabitation. Domestic violence is often used as a synonym for intimate partner violence, which is committed by a spouse or partner in an intimate relationship against the other spouse or partner, and can take place in heterosexual or same-sex relationships, or between former spouses or partners. In its broadest sense, domestic violence also involves violence […]

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Offences related to Weights and Measures

Offences related to Weights and Measures

Introduction – The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 was enacted to safeguard the interests of the consumers and protect them from exploitation and unfair trade practices. Still, consumers were exploited by the traders and then provisions were made under the Indian Penal Code, 1860 to stop traders from indulging into activities of trade abuse. The Consumer […]

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KIDNAPPING AND ITS PUNISHMENT

KIDNAPPING AND ITS PUNISHMENT

INTRODUCTION The criminal conducts regarding hurt, murder, culpable homicide, grievous hurt, kidnapping, abduction, wrongful confinement, etc are the offences affecting the human body and life. These offences affect not only the life of an individual but also, the society at large. Hence, it becomes very important that punishment is given to the offenders. The Indian […]

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Cybercrime-Are the laws outdated for these types of crime?

Cybercrime-Are the laws outdated for these types of crime?

Introduction- Cybercrime can be defined as the crime where there is the use of a computer as a tool or object used to do work for committing illegal dishonest by lying, moving things illegally from one part to another in child picture, video, etc., created only to arouse people sexually, copyright/patent, stealing identities or violating […]

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