In an extended response, answer the following prompt:
To what extent is the YCJA meeting the needs of Canadians?
You’ll notice this is a very general statement. In order to fully answer the prompt you will need to include the following:
- the stated goals/objectives of the YCJA
- means in which young people are sentenced
- evidence from a minimum of three (3) distinct cases
The following are useful starting points for your research in addition to the textbook and cases we’ve discussed:
Drinking and Driving Case Study
News coverage from a variety of sources is recommended. Keep cases Canadian.