Judging Children as Children: A Proposal for a Juvenile Justice System

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At a time when America's court system increasingly tries juvenile offenders as adults, Michael Corriero draws directly from his experience as the founding judge of a special juvenile court to propose a new approach to dealing with youthful offenders. Since 1992, Judge Corriero has presided over the Manhattan Youth Part, a New York City court specifically designed to discipline teenage offenders. Its guiding principles, clearly laid out in this book, are that children are developmentally different from adults and that a ...

Judging Children as Children: A Proposal for a Juvenile Justice System 2007, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592131693

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Judging Children as Children: A Proposal for a Juvenile Justice System 2006, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592131686

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