Top judge to lead on youth justice in landmark move

Neil Puffett
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

A leading judge has been selected to oversee youth justice matters in criminal courts for the first time, in a move that has been welcomed by campaigners pushing for reform of the youth court system.

The judicial lead for youth justice will oversee matters relating to under-18s in the criminal courts. Picture: Becky Nixon
The judicial lead for youth justice will oversee matters relating to under-18s in the criminal courts. Picture: Becky Nixon

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