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Juvenile justice / David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors.

Haugen, David M., 1969- (editor.). Musser, Susan, (editor.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Teen rights and freedoms.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 364.36 JUVE (Text) 39231032911741 Young Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library YA 364.36 TRF (Text) 38650833364225 YA NON-FIC Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library YA 364.360 JUV (Text) 70741000123291 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780737764888 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0737764880 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 175 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-166) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Reforming juvenile justice / Barry Krisberg -- Juvenile offenders must be granted due process rights under the Fourteenth Amendment : the Supreme Court's decision / Abe Fortas -- Juvenile criminal proceedings should restore focus on minors' due process rights by returning to standards set in In re Gault / Benjamin E. Friedman -- Neither the Sixth nor Fourteenth Amendment guarantees a juvenile offender the right to a trial by jury : the Supreme Court's decision / Harry Blackman -- Withholding of jury trials from juvenile offenders is outdated in a more punitive juvenile justice system / Katherine Hunt Federle -- Juveniles should be tried as adults when they have committed violent crimes / Linda J. Collier -- Juveniles should not be tried or sentenced as adults / Patrick T. McCormick -- Mother of a son incarcerated in an adult prison tells why the system fails young people : personal narrative / Tracey McClard -- Rates of juvenile incarceration should be reduced / Richard A. Mendel -- A woman who spent time in a youth detention facility recounts the poor treatment she received there : personal narrative / Rachel Carrin -- Juveniles should not be exempted from the death penalty as a group, but judged on an individual basis / Dan Cutrer -- Sentencing a juvenile offender to the death penalty violates the Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments : the Supreme Court's decision / Anthony Kennedy -- Minors should be sentenced to life in prison without parole under certain circumstances / Scott D. Makar -- It Is unconstitutional to sentence minors to life in prison without parole for crimes less than homicide : the Supreme Court's decision / Anthony Kennedy -- A prisoner explains how he has grown to understand the significance of crime : personal narrative / James Earl Jackson -- A mother of a murder victim argues that minors should not be sentenced to life without parole : personal narrative / Linda L. White -- Sister of a murder victim urges legislators not to abolish the life without parole sentence for juvenile murderers : personal narrative / Bobbi Jamriska.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the laws and working of the justice system in relationship to juvenile offenders.
Subject: Juvenile justice, Administration of > United States > Juvenile literature.
Teenagers > Legal status, laws, etc. > United States > Juvenile literature.

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