oa Article 40 - The treatment of children in custody in Lesotho

Volume 5 Number 1
  • ISSN : 1562-4382



Extracted from text ... 10 The treatment of children in custody in Lesotho Mamoqeli Malea and Brian Stout (University of Fort Hare) Introduction As South Africa is poised to introduce new legislation dealing with child justice, it is an opportune time to consider how children in another Southern African country, Lesotho, are dealt with by the criminal justice system. In 2001 Mamoqeli Malea, the first author of this article, carried out research into the treatment of child offenders in her home country of Lesotho. The project was undertaken as part of a practice placement at the Juvenile Training Centre, Maseru (hereinafter referred to as ..

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