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Title: COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF STANDARDS AND STATE PRACTICES, V 5 - JURISDICTION-STATUS OFFENSES
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Law Enforcement Assistance Admin
National Institute for Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 84
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice
Grant Number: 75-TA-99-0016
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

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Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: SIX COMPARATIVE ANALYSES COVERING ISSUES ON THE APPROPRIATE ROLE OF JUVENILE AND FAMILY COURT JURISDICTION.
Abstract: THIS VOLUME IS ONE OF NINE IN A SERIES OF WORKING PAPERS OF THE NATIONAL TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP STANDARDS AND GOALS FOR JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION. ISSUES WITHIN EACH ANALYSIS ARE ORGANIZED BY TITLE, DESCRIPTION, SUMMARY OF MAJOR POSITIONS, SUMMARY OF STATE PRACTICES, SUMMARY OF POSITIONS RECOMMENDED BY OTHER STANDARDS GROUPS, ANALYSIS, AND TASK FORCE STANDARDS AND RATIONALE. THE FIRST OF THE SIX ANALYSES EXPLAINS ARGUMENTS ADVANCED FOR AND AGAINST OUTRIGHT ABOLITION OF THE COURT'S JURISDICTION OVER STATUS OFFENDERS. OTHER SECTION'S FOCUS ON DIFFERENT FORMS OF PARTIAL STATUS OFFENSE JURISDICTION SUCH AS IN CASES OF TRUANCY, PARENTAL DISOBEDIENCE, RUNNING AWAY, DANGEROUS CONDUCT, AND CONDUCT WHICH IMPERILS THE JUVENILE'S MORALITY. FOR OTHER VOLUMES IN THIS SERIES, SEE NCJ-40289, 40290, 40051, 40283, 40181, 40024, 40183 AND 40299. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Family courts; Jurisdiction; Juvenile courts; Juvenile justice standards; Juvenile status offenses; Model law; State laws
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