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Age of Criminal Responsibility – the results are in

The Age of Criminal Responsibility: What you need to know

The Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019 (legislation.gov.uk) was passed in Parliament in 2019. Whilst almost half of provisions in the Act have already

Raising the age of referral to the Children’s Hearing System: CYCJ’s response

The Children and Young People’s Centre for Justice (CYCJ) has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation which sought views on increasing the age at which

‘Rights respecting’ report adapted for a younger audience

Rights Respecting? Scotland’s approach to children in conflict with the law

This report, published in January 2020, sets out what Scotland must do to ensure its youth justice system is truly ‘rights respecting’, if it is

National Youth Justice Conference 2019

This Info Sheet shares key themes and messages emerging from the National Youth Justice Conference 2019.

Strengthening links between Scotland and Shanghai

What is Youth Justice? Reflections on the 1968 Act

This paper, authored by Nina Vaswani, Fiona Dyer and Claire Lightowler, charts the development of youth justice since the 1968 Act ushered in a national

Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Bill – CYCJ’s response

The Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Bill was introduced in the Scottish Parliament on 13 March 2018. The main purpose of the Bill is to

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