The Nunn Commission

Nunn Commission

On June 29, 2005, the provincial government appointed Justice Merlin Nunn to head a public inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the release of a youth offender who was convicted under the Youth Criminal Justice Act as the result of a fatal car crash. Commissioner Nunn submitted his report on December 5, 2006, including 34 recommendations.

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Case Processing in Nova Scotia Youth Court, 2013-2014 to 2017-2018

Added: September 28, 2018


For more information contact Valerie Pottie Bunge, Executive Director, Policy and Information Management, at (902) 424-2691.