FASD & the Justice System

R. v. J.A.R., 2012 BCPC 347 (Giardini J.)

Sentencing for failing to provide the necessities of life – sentence served in the community not appropriate in this case because of offender’s high degree of moral blameworthiness and objectives of denunciation and deterrence – 6 month sentence and 2 years’ probation with several conditions.