School of Law organized a workshop on “Introduction to Juvenile Justice Act: Law and Principles” in association with Bachpan Bachao Andolan and LatestLaws.com on 7 Feb 2019. The Workshop was conducted by Mrs Jyoti Mathur, Director-Training, Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation, and Ms Chhaya Khosla, Advocate, LatestLaws.com. Mrs Mathur deliberated on the principles of juvenile justice and critically analysed the procedure laid down in the recently enacted Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection) of Children Act, 2015 to deal with juveniles in conflict with law.
Ms Chhaya Khosla, a member of LatestLaws.com and former Panel Advocate of Delhi Legal Services Authority shared some of her experiences and challenges of dealing with delinquent juveniles who are produced before the Juvenile Justice Board. The workshop was coordinated by Ms Unanza Gulzar and Ms Archana Sarma.