Mercedes Hit-And-Run: Teen Tried As Adult - A Slippery Slope?
PUBLISHED ON: June 5, 2016 | Duration: 19 min, 02 sec
In the first prosecution under the amended Juvenile Justice Act, the teenager accused in the Mercedes hit-and-run case in Delhi may face trial as an adult. Is this a slippery slope? How do you strike a balance between the rights of a child and the need to deter heinous juvenile crimes?