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Title: MARYLAND JOINT JUVENILE JUSTICE CONFERENCES - SUMMARY REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR'S COMMISSION ON LAW ENFORCEMENT AND THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE, MAY 1977
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Maryland Juvenile Services Admin
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 73
Sponsoring Agency: Maryland Juvenile Services Admin
Baltimore, MD 21201
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE REPORT CONTAINS SUMMARIES OF DISCUSSIONS HELD AT THE JUDICIAL CONFERENCE IN 1975, IN RESPONSE TO VIDEO-TAPED VIGNETTES HIGHLIGHTING CRITICAL ISSUES IN THE PROCESS OF ADJUDICATION OF JUVENILES IN MARYLAND.
Abstract: THIS REPORT OF THESE PROCEEDINGS IS DIVIDED ACCORDING TO THE VIGNETTE USED FOR EACH DISCUSSION. SPECIFIC POINTS OF DISCUSSION, ISSUES THAT WERE RAISED, AND THE DISCUSSION SURROUNDING THESE ISSUES ARE SUMMARIZED IN PARAGRAPH FORM REFERENCED TO THE TOPICAL OUTLINE OF EACH VIGNETTE PRESENTED TO THE PARTICIPANTS OF THE CONFERENCE. ONE OF THE SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES OF THE SEMINARS WAS TO BRIEF THE JUVENILE COURT JUDGES AND MASTERS ON THE CURRENT PROGRAM ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT FOR CHILDREN, AND ALSO TO BRIEF THEM ON THE MOST PRESSING CURRENT ISSUES CONFRONTING THE DEPARTMENT. ANOTHER OBJECTIVE WAS TO IDENTIFY AND DISCUSS MAJOR PROBLEM AREAS INVOLVING THE COURT AND THE DEPARTMENT, IN PARTICULAR THE RECENT CHANGES IN THE JUVENILE CODE. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)....KAP
Index Term(s): Juvenile adjudication; Juvenile court diversion; Juvenile justice system; Maryland; Workshops and seminars
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