Scandal Puts $24M GO-Backed Connecticut Court Project at Risk
- Opening the doors to juvenile court: Is there an emerging right of public access? Hughes, Thomas A. // Communications & the Law;Mar1997, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p1
Focuses on whether juvenile courts in the United States (U.S.) should be opened to the media and the public. Indepth look at how the U.S. Constitution relates to juveniles and their criminal responsibility; Information on the history of juvenile courts; Discussion on whether juveniles over...
- Crime & justice. // Youth Studies Australia;Winter1993, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p6
Reports on criticisms regarding the decision of the Children's Court in Victoria to disband psychiatric assessment and treatment facilities.
- $3M facility housing multijurisdictional court opened in Harlem by Giuliani. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;05/24/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 21, p3
Reports on the inauguration of the Harlem Community Justice Center community court in Harlem, New York City by Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Focus on juvenile justice and landlord-tenant disputes; Building of the center by the Unified Court System and the City of New York; Project cost; Plans for the...
- Anonymity in court. Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia;Mar1996, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p7
Reports that the New South Wales Government will consider removing the long-standing right to anonymity in court proceedings for juveniles. Objective and community support for the proposal; Rationale behind the anonymous proceedings; Effect of the proposal on the United Nations conventions on...
- It was just a fatal stabbing, after all. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;12/11/95, Vol. 22 Issue 52, p45
Mentions that Calgary, Alberta youth court Judge Lynn Cook-Stanhope ruled that two teenage girls accused of manslaughter and robbery in the fatal stabbing of Kulwarn Dhiman will be tried in juvenile court. Brief details.
- Teen court. // Scholastic Choices;Oct93, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p15
Features the Teen Court program in LaPorte County, Texas administered by the LaPorte County Youth Service Bureau and Juvenile Probation Department. Crimes settled in the court; Teenagers' preference for program; Judiciary system; Participants.
- Experiment in a Juvenile Court (Book Review). Schmidt, Vincent P. // Library Journal;8/1/1976, Vol. 101 Issue 14, p1650
Reviews the book 'Experiment in a Juvenile Court: A Study of a Program of Volunteers Working With Juvenile Probationers,' by Robert J. Berger and others with Martha S. Arnold.
- The Common Thread: Diversion in Juvenile Justice. Zimring, Franklin E. // California Law Review;Dec2000, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p2477
Shows the continuity and coherence of the diversionary rationale for juvenile courts from 1900 to 2000 in the United States. Diversionary and interventionist justifications for juvenile courts; Aims and means of the early juvenile courts; Information on the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency...
- Communications in a Teen Court: Implications for Probation. Beck, Robert J. // Federal Probation;Dec97, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p40
Provides information on a study which analyzed the interactions in the teen or peer court from the perspective of ecological developmental theory. Purpose and general atmosphere of peer court; Learning theories in peer courts; Questioning in the peer court.