Analyses the grounds of referral in the Scottish children's hearings system, looking at the categories of care and protection, conduct, and offence. Presents the findings of a qualitative study of Children's Reporter decision making, highlighting the significance of the child's age in influencing the category of ground.
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Jun 2019|
- children's hearings system
- children's reporters
- grounds for referral