Trial shows votes at 16 is a verdict to support


I undertook jury service at the Old Bailey earlier this year. The case I adjudicated on was not a conventional trial, but deciding if the country is ready to lower the voting age to 16 for all UK elections.

Derren Hayes, editor, Children & Young People Now
Derren Hayes, editor, Children & Young People Now

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