FASD & the Justice System

R. v. Jeurissen, 2014 BCSC 1718 ( Ker J.)

DO application for 45 yo Aboriginal offender with possible neurocognitive deficits, including FASD – horrendous and wretched childhood, physical abuse – lengthy criminal record – has been making positive efforts at counseling and treatment – CSC can gear programing to an offender’s needs, including addressing cognitive and learning deficits with one on one assistance – reasonable possibility of control in the community – LTO designation with 10 year supervision order.