by ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English
|Other titles||Teen courts and law related education|
|Statement||by Paula A. Nessel.|
|Series||ERIC digest -- EDO-SO-1999-2, ERIC digest (Bloomington, Ind.) -- EDO-SO-99-02.|
|Contributions||ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education.|
|The Physical Object|
Get this from a library! Teen courts and law-related education. [Paula A Nessel; ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education.]. A series of critically acclaimed books for teens about the legal system and how it affects their daily lives The Teens & the Law series familiarizes young readers with our legal system, dispels myths and mysteries, and shows that the law is by and for the people—including teens. Teen courts and law-related education share many goals. The Law-Related Education Act of defined LRE as "Education to equip nonlawyers with knowledge and skills pertaining to the law, the legal process, and the legal system, and the fundamental principles and values on which these are based." Teen courts do the by: 1. Chicago, IL: American Bar Association, Division for Public Education, “Teen Courts: Executive Summary.” Court Information Database, National Center for State Courts. Top This document has been published as an article in the Edition of the Report on Trends in the State Courts.
Teen Courts in the United States: A Profile of Current Programs Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October Teen Courts and Law-Related Education Education Resources Information Center, April Juvenile Cases in Standard Court Settings. Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, Processing juvenile offenders in the traditional justice system can lead to a range of negative consequences. As an alternative to formal criminal processing, many jurisdictions have begun to implement diversion programs for first-time or low-level offenders. This systematic review sought to summarize evidence of the effectiveness of one commonly used diversion model, Teen Courts, on . This is the first report of findings from the Evaluation of Teen Courts (ETC) Project, which was conducted by the Urban Institute and funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The ETC Project studied teen courts in four States: Alaska, Arizona, Maryland, and Missouri. Researchers measured pre-court attitudes and. In various states throughout the country, programs such as Teen Courts and Law-Related Education Program which are all part of TCA 2 have been authorized or used under various governmental and agency guidelines, procedures, or laws. In Texas, the use of Teen Court Programs, for example, for the purpose of providing a deferred adjudication.
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