Principle: Nothing is an Offence Which is Done by a Child Under Seven Years of Age. - Legal Reasoning


The question consists of legal propositions/ principles (hereinafter referred to as 'principle') and facts. These principles have to be applied to the given facts to arrive at the most reasonable conclusion.

Principle: Nothing is an offence which is done by a child under seven years of age.

Facts: A child born on January 01, 2005 killed another child B on December 30, 2011.


  • A has committed no offense

  • A has committed the offence as it is heinous crime

  • Killing of one child by another child is not an offence

  • A has not committed the offence for on the date of killing of B, A was a minor



A has not committed the offense for on the date of the killing of B, A was a minor

Concept: Criminal Law
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