Crime, Punishment, and Dementia

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Dementia presents a growing range of concerns today, as Canada's population continues to age. One thing that's often overlooked is that violent behaviour can sometimes be a symptom of the condition. And while dementia patients are more often the victims of crime than the ones who commit them, there are those who will end up on the wrong side of the law. The Agenda welcomes Graham Webb, lawyer and executive director with the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly, sheds light on this issue.
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Aired:
Mar 28, 2019
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