FASD & the Justice System

R. v. Brown, 2009 OJ No. 979, 2009 CanLII 9760 (CJ) (Belobaba J.):  

Sentencing of Aboriginal offender with FAS for aggravated assault (subway push) – abusive home, alcohol addiction – significant learning difficulty but intellectually intact and can function fairly well with firm and consistent support – 18 months jail.