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News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility legislation fully commenced

... Magazine / News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility legislation fully commenced Posted 17 Dec, 2021 by Jennifer Drummond age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC Today marks the full...

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Comment: Despite the increase in age of criminal responsibility we are still failing our children

... Magazine / Comment: Despite the increase in age of criminal responsibility we are still failing our children Posted 16 December, 2021 by Jennifer Drummond age of criminal responsibility children and young...

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...age of responsibility to 16 While the Scottish Government has proposed to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 8 years of age to 12, Children in Scotland is joining partners across the children and young people’s sector in...


Amplifying children’s voices across Europe: our participation staff’s visit to Romania

...came us a surprise to us, didn’t they? Jane: Yes, I was also really surprised to learn that the age of criminal responsibility in Romania is 14 which contrasts with Scotland where it is 8 (set to rise to 12). It was important to highlight that...


25 Calls response – The increasingly apparent gaps in mental health support and provision for young people highlights the chasm in mental health support for all

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Sea change or same old?

...in a lasting way? Legislation is currently progressing through parliament to raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility from an unforgivably low eight years to a barely acceptable 12. This is a move in the right direction, but with these...


What better way than a Bill to mark the UNCRC's birthday?

...Council of Europe and the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, our parliament voted to set the age of criminal responsibility at just 12; two years below the international minimum standard. Despite calls from the UN to at the very least commit...


Children should not be criminalised – raise the age of responsibility to 16

...raise the age of responsibility to 16 While the Scottish Government has proposed to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 8 years of age to 12, Children in Scotland is joining partners across the children and young people’s sector in...


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...highlighted the lack of support for care leavers Click here to read News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility The 2019 legislation is now fully commenced Click here to read Comment: Childminding and ELC...


Encouraging moves on participation, and a promise to hold parliament to account

...the areas of social security, livings standards, health and education. Reconsidering the minimum age of criminal responsibility Since 2019, the minimum age of criminal responsibility in Scotland has been 12 (raised from the age of eight)....

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2019-20 Programme for Government: our verdict

...within the Children’s Hearings System are developed over the life of the parliament. “The age of criminal responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019 will be brought into force by autumn of this year. We will continue to advocate for increase in...



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Amplifying children’s voices across Europe: our participation staff’s visit to Romania

...came us a surprise to us, didn’t they? Jane: Yes, I was also really surprised to learn that the age of criminal responsibility in Romania is 14 which contrasts with Scotland where it is 8 (set to rise to 12). It was important to highlight that...


25 Calls response – The increasingly apparent gaps in mental health support and provision for young people highlights the chasm in mental health support for all

Children should not be criminalised – raise the age of responsibility to 16

...raise the age of responsibility to 16 While the Scottish Government has proposed to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 8 years of age to 12, Children in Scotland is joining partners across the children and young people’s sector in...


Encouraging moves on participation, and a promise to hold parliament to account

...the areas of social security, livings standards, health and education. Reconsidering the minimum age of criminal responsibility Since 2019, the minimum age of criminal responsibility in Scotland has been 12 (raised from the age of eight)....

Arts calls citizens' assemblies democracy Education Election Learning manifest Participation Policy rights Scottish Government Scottish Parliament

2019-20 Programme for Government: our verdict

...within the Children’s Hearings System are developed over the life of the parliament. “The age of criminal responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019 will be brought into force by autumn of this year. We will continue to advocate for increase in...



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...age of responsibility to 16 While the Scottish Government has proposed to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 8 years of age to 12, Children in Scotland is joining partners across the children and young people’s sector in...


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Mag online current articles landing page

...highlighted the lack of support for care leavers Click here to read News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility The 2019 legislation is now fully commenced Click here to read Comment: Childminding and ELC...



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News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility legislation fully commenced
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... Magazine / News: Minimum age of criminal responsibility legislation fully commenced Posted 17 Dec, 2021 by Jennifer Drummond age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC Today marks the full...

age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC

Comment: Despite the increase in age of criminal responsibility we are still failing our children
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... Magazine / Comment: Despite the increase in age of criminal responsibility we are still failing our children Posted 16 December, 2021 by Jennifer Drummond age of criminal responsibility children and young...

age of criminal responsibility children and young people Children's rights UNCRC

Sea change or same old?
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...in a lasting way? Legislation is currently progressing through parliament to raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility from an unforgivably low eight years to a barely acceptable 12. This is a move in the right direction, but with these...


What better way than a Bill to mark the UNCRC's birthday?
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...Council of Europe and the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, our parliament voted to set the age of criminal responsibility at just 12; two years below the international minimum standard. Despite calls from the UN to at the very least commit...