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NCJ Number: 31349 Find in a Library
Title: YOUNGEST MINORITY - LAWYERS IN DEFENSE OF CHILDREN
Corporate Author: American Bar Association
United States of America
Editor(s): S N KATZ; M MCGRATH
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 350
Sponsoring Agency: American Bar Association
Format: Book (Softbound)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS COLLECTION OF THIRTEEN ARTICLES DEALS WITH SOME OF THE WAYS IN WHICH CHILDREN HAVE BEEN VICTIMIZED BY OBSOLETE LAWS AND SUGGESTS MEANS BY WHICH THE RESULTING DISCRIMINATIONS AND INJUSTICES MAY BE ELIMINATED.
Abstract: THE AREAS COVERED INCLUDE THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD IN CUSTODY CASES, LEGAL ASPECTS OF FOSTER CARE, THE LEGAL RIGHTS OF THE MENTALLY RETARDED, CHILD ABUSE, DUE PROCESS IN JUVENILE COURT, THE JUVENILES RIGHT TO RECEIVE TREATMENT, AND THE AGE OF MATURITY. THESE ARTICLES HAVE ALL BEEN REPRINTED FROM THE 'FAMILY LAW QUARTERLY.'
Index Term(s): Defense; Juvenile court procedures; Juvenile courts; Laws and Statutes; Right to counsel; Rights of minors
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