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NCJ Number: 31355 Find in a Library
Title: BILL OF RIGHTS FOR CHILDREN (FROM YOUNGEST MINORITY LAWYERS IN DEFENSE OF CHILDREN, 1974 BY SANFORD N KATZ SEE NCJ-31349)
Author(s): H H FOSTER; D J FREED
Corporate Author: American Bar Association
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 33
Sponsoring Agency: American Bar Association
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS OF TEN GENERAL PRINCIPLES RELATING TO THE RIGHTS AND EXPECTATIONS OF MINORS IN CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY.
Abstract: THIS PRINCIPLES INCLUDE THE CHILD'S MORAL AND LEGAL RIGHT TO THE FOLLOWING: TO BE SUPPORTED, MAINTAINED, AND EDUCATED TO THE BEST OF PARENTAL ABILITY; TO BE REGARDED AS A 'PERSON' WITHIN THE FAMILY, AT SCHOOL, AND BEFORE THE LAW; TO EARN AND KEEP HIS OWN EARNINGS; AND TO SEEK AND OBTAIN MEDICAL CARE AND TREATMENT AND COUNSELING.
Index Term(s): Bill of Rights; Civil rights; Rights of minors
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