Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAW 727 Juvenile Justice

Credits

2

Prerequisite

Completed or concurrently enrolled in LAW 505 Criminal Law. (Required, Previous or concurrent).

Course Description

This course concentrates on juvenile delinquency proceedings from pretrial procedure through trial and the occasional transfers of juvenile offenders to the adult criminal system. Developments in the area of due process for young people (United States Supreme Court cases) and effective client advocacy are stressed. Prerequisite: completed or concurrently enrolled in Law 505 Criminal Law.

Fee