Without screening or supports, offenders with FASD face revolving door of justice

Russ Hilsher is an adult with FASD and has criminal record that goes back more than a decade.  His story just like many other with

Woman with FASD Can’t Stay Out of Trouble

We highlight stories like that to show what people with FASD go through with the Justice System – Story retrieved from http://www.thesudburystar.com/ Shawana deals with a

Yukon MP Larry Bagnell to introduce FASD criminal code amendment

Yukon MP Larry Bagnell is introducing a private member’s bill to amend the criminal code with provisions for offenders with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. (Philippe

Greater recognition of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) within the court system in Marlborough

Courts system in Marlborough headed to the right direction when it comes to dealing with defendants with FASD reports stuff.co.nz.  Judges and lawyers are changing the

FASD and the Death Penalty

Ernest Johnson was charged with three counts of murder in 1994 and was scheduled to die by lethal injection on Nov 03. The US supreme