The Directorate is making efforts to include probation and parole's subjects in LLM curriculum, the official said adding Judicial Academy KP has formed a module regarding probation and juvenile justice system ordinance (JJSO
) and included it in training of judicial officers that was a great achievement for the department.
Saif Abbasi, Dr Kiran and Anas Baryal said that it was imperative to handle and treat the juveniles carefully under the Juvenile Justice System Ordinance - 2000 (JJSO
The 14th anniversary of the Juvenile Justice System Ordinance (JJSO
) 2000 was celebrated on first week of July across KP.
Before delving into the merits of JJSA, it is first important to highlight the legal challenges that arose out of the operation of the JJSO
. A common issue under JJSO
was determining whether a juvenile court would have jurisdiction if a juvenile has committed a terrorism offence or an anti-terrorism court (ATC)?
On the contrary, then definition of a 'child' given in the JJSO
2000 is of any individual who has not attained the age of majority, ie, 18 years, was one of the reasons given by the Lahore High Court while striking down the law.
Moreover, they said all the four provinces including Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) have notified Rules of the JJSO
and 220 juvenile courts across the country are adjudicating upon the matters where accused persons are juveniles.
This is why international and Pakistani law, under the former Juvenile Justice System Ordinance (JJSO
) and current Juvenile Justice System Act, squarely and unequivocally prohibit capital punishment for juvenile offenders.
PESHAWAR -- Child Rights Movement (CRM) Tuesday here urged the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to take tangible steps for an implementation of Juvenile Justice (JJSO
) System Ordinance 2000 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
will the pounds 4,500 be returned to Betfair users whose position was not improved because they did not have the inside knowledge that Harry Findlay had when backing and laying?
Through this law curtains were drawn on the Juvenile Justice System Ordinance (JJSO
), 2000, which was promulgated during the government of retried General Pervez Musharraf.
HRCP and ICJ said that these provisions have created the possibility that the requirement under the Juvenile Justice System Ordinance (JJSO
), 2002, whereby juvenile courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction to try individuals below 18 years of age, could be overridden in certain terrorism-related cases.
KARACHI -- Activists have urged the government to introduce supportive laws and mechanisms that may facilitate implementation of Juvenile Justice System Ordinance-2000 (JJSO