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Title: WICHITA (KS) - A REVIEW OF THE OPERATIONS OF THE SEDGWICK CUNTY JUVENILE COUT WITH RECOMMENDATIONS FOR IMPROVEMENT - CRIMINAL COURTS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT
Author(s): L ROSENGARTEN; E WIERZBINSKI
Corporate Author: American University
Institute for Studies in Justice and Social Behavior
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 13
Sponsoring Agency: American University
Washington, DC 20016
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEA-013-76
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REPORT OFFERS SUGGESTIONS FOR SEDGWICK COUNTY JUVENILE COURT PRIOR TO ITS BEING ABSORBED INTO A NEW COUNTY DISTRICT COURT.
Abstract: JUDICIAL MANPOWER UNDER THE NEW DISTRICT COURT WILL REQUIRE THE HIRING OF JUDGES PRO TEM TO COMPLEMENT THE SINGLE JUDGE WHO NOW PRESIDES OVER JUVENILE MATTERS. THIS IS ONE OF THE RECOMMENDATIONS THE REPORT MAKES. OTHER AREAS IN WHICH RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MADE INCLUDE REPRESENTATION BY COUNSEL, PAYMENT OF JUDGES PRO TEM AND ATTORNEYS, AND COURT PROCEEDINGS. RECOMMENDATIONS ON COURT PROCEEDINGS ARE DIVIDED INTO ADJUDICATORY AND DISPOSITIONAL HEARINGS, AND PRESENTATION OF PROBATION OFFICER REPORT. PROPOSALS ALSO COVER RECORD KEEPING, DETENTION HOMES, STATISTICS AND MANAGEMENT INFORMATION, AND COMPUTERIZATION....BS
Index Term(s): Juvenile court procedures; Juvenile courts; Kansas; Management; Technical assistance reports
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