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NCJ Number: 10745 Find in a Library
Title: NO ONE WILL LISSEN - HOW OUR LEGAL SYSTEM BRUTALIZES THE YOUTHFUL POOR
Author(s): L G FORER
Date Published: 1970
Page Count: 352
Sponsoring Agency: John Day Co
New York, NY 10010
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: John Day Co
257 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10010
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM IS DESCRIBED IN DETAIL BY A LAWYER WHO WAS LEGAL COUNSEL TO POOR MINORITY-GROUP CHILDREN IN URBAN GHETTOS.
Abstract: CASE HISTORIES ILLUSTRATE ASPECTS OF THE PROBLEM OF ONCESOUND PRINCIPLES AND WELL-MEANING PEOPLE, AS THE FOUNDATIONS AND THE LEGAL AID LAWYERS, WHICH HAVE CREATED A SYSTEM PERMITTING INEQUITABLE AND ABUSIVE TREATMENT OF POOR CHILDREN. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Attitudes toward authority; Critiques; Indigents; Juvenile court diversion; Juvenile court intake; Juvenile court procedures; Juvenile courts; Juvenile detention; Juvenile processing; Juveniles; Rights of minors
Note: KF9709.F67
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