Juvenile Justice Essay by CalDR

Juvenile Justice
A brief paper on the history and current status of the juvenile justice system in America.
# 29307 | 1,177 words | 1 source | MLA | 2002 | US
Published on Jul 28, 2003 in Law (Criminal) , Child, Youth Issues (General)

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This paper presents a brief history of the juvenile criminal justice system in the United States. Dating back to the late 1800's, the paper shows how juvenile crimes were dealt with and what changes were needed in order to reach a more fair and just system for these younger offenders. The paper continues with an explanation of the system as it exists today, including the separate courts and jails used for juveniles.

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