Age of criminal responsibility: raise it or remove it?

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Abstract

Issues raised by Scottish Law Commission's Discussion Paper on Age of Criminal Responsibility in relation to childrens' hearings and courts, recommendations for age limit for prosecution in courts, and safeguards for accused children.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)243-257
Number of pages14
JournalJuridical Review
Volume5
Publication statusPublished - 2001

Keywords

  • age
  • children
  • criminal liability
  • criminal procedure
  • doli incapax
  • Scotland

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