FASD & the Justice System

R. v. Steppan, 2010 MBPC 9 (Giesbrecht J.): 

DO application for youthful offender with pattern of aggression, rage and inappropriate sexual behaviour – while FASD not diagnosed, characteristics are typical – mental age of 12 – impaired ability to plan acts and anticipate consequences – has potential and can be controlled in community provided he has stability, supports and treatment needed. LTO order.