Young People and Criminal Law
The Youth Criminal Justice Act controls how criminal law applies to young people. This script discusses the rights of young people if stopped and questioned by the police, if arrested, or if charged with an offence. It also covers legal help available.View website
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- The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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- last reviewed
- January 2015 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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- youth justice, young people and criminal law, talking to the police, rights on arrest, charged with a crime, Dial-A-Law
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