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Title: Juvenile Status Offender - Hearings Before the Senate Subcommittee To Investigate Juvenile Delinquency, June 25, 1977
Corporate Author: US Congress
Senate Subcommittee to Investigate Juvenile Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 92
Sponsoring Agency: Eric Document Reproduction Service
Arlington, VA 22210
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Rockville, MD 20849
US Congress
Washington, DC 20510
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United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This record of testimony presented to the Senate Subcommittee To Investigate Juvenile Delinquency of the Committee of the Judiciary concerns the problem of the juvenile status offender in Iowa.
Abstract: Running away, truancy, defiance of and refusal to submit to parental authority, and promiscuity are defined and treated as status offenses. This problem is viewed from the different perspectives of the Civil Liberties Union, a U.S. Senator, a judge, a law professor, a probation officer, family services representatives, the State crime commission, and program specialists. Tabular data are given, and an appendix contains additional material submitted for the record. (ERIC abstract modified)
Index Term(s): Juvenile delinquency factors; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile processing; Juvenile status offenders; Rights of minors; Treatment
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