Youth Sentencing

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Youth Sentencing

  • S.142A Criminal Justice Act 2003
  • Court must have to regard main principle aim of youth justice system
    • Prevent offending/re-offending
    • Welfare of offender
  • Under 18
  • Many sentences same as imposed upon adults
  • Youths can receive both discharges

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