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NCJ Number: 31762 Find in a Library
Title: ROLE OF LEGAL SERVICES IN THE EVOLUTION OF THE STATE TRAINING SCHOOLS
Journal: NEW YORK STATE BAR JOURNAL  Volume:48  Issue:1  Dated:(JANUARY 1976)  Pages:49-54
Author(s): M S GODDARD
Corporate Author: New York State Bar Assoc
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: New York State Bar Assoc
Albany, NY 12207
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DESCRIPTION OF JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL AND COURT REFORMS DEVELOPED AND IMPLEMENTED IN THE EARLY 1970'S BY THE OFFICE OF LEGAL SERVICES OF THE NEW YORK DIVISION FOR YOUTH.
Abstract: THIS ARTICLE BRIEFLY DISCUSSES EACH OF THE REFORMS CORRECTIONAL OMBUDSMEN, A BILL OF RIGHTS FOR JUVENILES, ROOM CONFINEMENT REGULATIONS, A MEDICAL ADVISORY BOARD, LEGAL EDUCATION FOR DELINQUENTS, THE CONCEPT OF LITIGATION DIVERSION, AND FAIR HEARING TEAMS FOR THE FAMILY COURTS - AND THEIR EFFECT ON THE CHANGING NATURE OF THE STATE'S JUVENILE INSTITUTIONS.
Index Term(s): Correctional institutions (juvenile); Juvenile courts; Legal aid services; New York; Ombudsmen; Prisoner's rights; Reform; Rights of minors
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