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Extradition issues to be explored in ACT raise the age push

Lucy Bladen
By Lucy Bladen
June 16 2021 - 2:30pm
ACT Attorney-General Shane Rattenbury said legal issues around extradition would need to be explored as part of the government's push to raise the age of criminal responsibility. Picture: Jade Harrison-Will

The ACT's push to raise the age of criminal responsibility will need to consider how extradition would be handled if a child under 14 is charged for a crime interstate.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au