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Delhi Child Rapes Spur Plans to Speed Trials

Authorities in the Indian capital plan to speed up rape trials and lower the age at which juveniles can be prosecuted as adults following two alleged gang rapes of young girls, Delhi's Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said Monday. Two juveniles were arrested on Sunday following the rape of a 2 ½-year-old girl in west Delhi. In another incident on the city’s east side, three men have been detained in connection with the rape of a 5-year-old girl. The two cases triggered...

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