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Youth justice dollars just a start

May 21, 2013 | Discuss

Youth justice dollars just a start

Antoinette Carroll, Central Australian Youth Justice (CAYJ) CAYJ welcomes the NT Government budget announcement that committed $1mil to establish a stand-alone Youth Justice Court in Darwin, and $5mil towards increasing the Alice Springs court capacity, but more is needed to stop young people offending in the first place. A separate youth justice court will ensure that key youth justice principles are adhered to when young people appear before a court and that their basic rights are met in custo...Read more