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NCJ Number: 31207 Find in a Library
Title: GUIDE TO JUVENILE COURT LAW. 8TH ED.
Author(s): G H F MUMFORD; T J SELWOOD
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 386
Sponsoring Agency: Shaw and Sons Ltd
Lower Sydenham, SE6 5AE, England
Sale Source: Shaw and Sons Ltd
Shaway House
Lower Sydenham, SE6 5AE,
United Kingdom
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: A COMPREHENSIVE OUTLINE OF THE RULES, PROCEDURES, AND LAWS PERTAINING TO THE OPERATION AND JURISDICTION OF THE JUVENILE COURTS IN ENGLAND.
Abstract: AMONG THE MANY AREAS COVERED IN THIS TEXT ARE THE JUVENILE COURT PANEL, THE COMPOSITION OF THE JUVENILE COURT, JUVENILE COURT DISPOSITIONS, THE RIGHTS AND DUTIES OF PARENTS AND GUARDIANS, PROCEDURES FOR LEGAL AID, CARE PROCEEDINGS, AND CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS. THE CORRECTIONAL AND CARE INSTITUTIONS TO WHICH JUVENILES MAY BE SENT ARE DISCUSSED. PROCEDURES INVOLVING CONTRIBUTION, DISCHARGE, CARE, AND SUPERVISION ORDERS ARE OUTLINED. ALSO DISCUSSED ARE TREATMENT OF MENTALLY DISORDERED PERSONS, APPEALS FROM JUVENILE COURT DECISIONS, CARE OF CHILDREN BY LOCAL AUTHORITIES, AND THE ADOPTION OF CHILDREN. A TABLE OF STATUTES, TABLE OF RULES AND ORDERS, AND TABLE OF CASES ARE PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): England; Jurisdiction; Juvenile codes; Juvenile court procedures; Juvenile courts; Laws and Statutes; Legislation
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