Category: Youth Offence Law

The Consequences of a Youth Criminal Conviction in Toronto

This article will examine the consequences of a youth criminal conviction in Toronto. A criminal conviction, even for a youth offender, can have far-reaching and long-lasting consequences that can impact a young person’s life in a variety of ways. In Toronto, the consequences of a youth criminal conviction are set out in the Youth Criminal […]

Youth Sentencing Guidelines in Toronto

This article will examine youth sentencing guidelines in Toronto. The youth criminal justice system in Toronto is designed to provide young people with appropriate and proportional responses to criminal behaviour while taking into account their unique needs and circumstances. Sentencing guidelines for youth offences in Toronto are set out in the Youth Criminal Justice Act […]