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PACE: Legal Challenge Over Detention

PACE: Legal Challenge Over Detention

Lawyers launch challenge to 17-year-olds' rights in custody.

Date - 14th November 2012
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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Lawyers have been given permission for a judicial review that could change the way PACE deals with 17-year-old detainees.Just For Kids Law claims treating 17-year-olds as adults, as PACE does, is wrong and out of step with other laws that set 18 as...
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