When a young offender is charged with a criminal offence, for example murder or aggravated assault, how is the offender charged? Would the YO be charged under the YCJA or Criminal Code?
Answer by Andrew Captan
Not VerifiedOntario lawyer
Posted 5 months ago
Please note that this is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice to you. Legal advice pertaining to your particular situation can only be provided by a lawyer who has met with you to obtain all pertinent background information necessary to give you a formal legal opinion. For formal legal advice, hire a lawyer (many give a free first consultation). Contact Andrew Captan, or search the Lawyer Directory.