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India to lower age for trying youth for heinous crimes to 16

India to lower age for trying youth for heinous crimes to 16

Dec 22, – Indian lawmakers voted Tuesday to lower to 16 from 18 the age at which a person can be tried as an adult for heinous crimes following anger over the release of one of the attackers in a fatal 2012 gang rape. The man was short of his 18th birthday when he and […]

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