Muslim man can't be denied adoption rights under Juvenile Justice Act: Delhi court allows custody parole to terror accused

The accused sought relief to visit the office of the Tehsildar in Nuh, Haryana, for signing adoption papers.
Patiala House Court, Juvenile Justice Act
Patiala House Court, Juvenile Justice Act

Merely because a person is a Muslim and governed by personal laws on various issues, he cannot be debarred from availing the rights of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, a Delhi court recently held [State v. Ashabuddin].

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