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Criminal Responsibility

Justice written question – answered on 20th July 2011.

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Photo of Caroline Lucas Caroline Lucas Leader of the Green Party

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice if he will make it his policy to raise the age of criminal responsibility to 14; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Crispin Blunt Crispin Blunt Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Justice) (Prisons and Probation)

The Government have no plans to raise the age of criminal responsibility to 14.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes5 people think so

No1 person thinks not

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