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Teen rights (and responsibilities) [electronic resource] : a legal guide for teens and the adults in their lives / by Traci Truly.

Truly, Traci. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 1572485256 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 9781572485259 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • Physical Description: 321 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sphinx Pub., 2005.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The First Amendment in school -- Dress codes -- School prayer -- Compulsory attendance laws, private schools, and home schools -- Searches in school -- Confidentiality of school records -- Sexual harassment in school -- Discrimination in athletics -- Students with disabilities -- School discipline -- Expulsion from private school -- Dropping out and the ged -- Suing the school -- Becoming an adult -- Teens' rights versus the rights of others -- Discipline by parents -- When parents divorce -- Running away -- Financial responsibility -- Insurance -- Driving -- Vandalism -- Sexual crimes and physical abuse -- Alcohol, tobacco, drugs, and weapons -- The internet -- Eating disorders -- Suicide -- Birth control -- Abortion -- Marriage -- Medical care -- Confidentiality in other setting -- Limitations on young workers -- Rights and obligations of workers -- Discrimination in the workplace -- Teens and property ownership -- Signing contracts -- Suing and being sued -- Role of the lawyers -- Juveniles and the criminal justice system -- Dependency and neglect cases -- Teens as crime victims -- Legal research.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Naperville : Sourcebooks, Inc., 2006. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3626 KB).
Subject: Teenagers > Legal status, laws, etc. > United States > Popular works.
Minors > United States > Popular works.
Genre: Electronic books.

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