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Juvenile Justice

 

Publication date: 3

Publication series:
Innocenti Digest

No. of pages: 24

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Abstract

The third Innocenti Digest deals with the main issues connected with children and young people coming into conflict with the law and contact with the justice system. It looks at standards and problems from arrest through to the court hearing and sentencing, use of custodial measures and ways of avoiding the child’s unnecessary and counter-productive involvement with the formal justice system. It also covers prevention questions. Like previous publications in the series, it contains practical information on the major players and sources of further, more detailed information. El tercer Innocenti Digest trata de los temas principales relacionados con los ninos y los jovenes que llegan en conflicto con la ley y en contacto con el sistema judicial. Ese considera estandares y problemas desde el arresto hasta el audiencia y la sentencia del tribunal, el uso de las medidas de custodia y los procedimientos para evitar la implicacion inutil y contraproducente del nino con el sistema judicial formal. Incluye tambien cuestiones de prevencion. Como otras publicaciones precedentes en la serie, contiene informaciones practicas sobre los mas importantes profesionales y fuentes de ulteriores, mas detalladas informaciones.
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