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Quiz 16 :

Juvenile Corrections: End of an ERA

Quiz 16 :

Juvenile Corrections: End of an ERA

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The U.S.Supreme Court,in the Joseph McKeiver case,held that the due process clause of the _____ Amendment did not require jury trials in juvenile court.
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In the case of Gerald Gault,the U.S.Supreme Court ruled that in proceedings that might result in commitment to an institution,juveniles have the right to:
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The U.S Supreme Court,in the Gary S.Jones case,ruled that juvenile adjudication for violation of a criminal statute is equivalent to a criminal court trial;therefore,the _____ clause applied.
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Counsel for Gary S.Jones filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus,arguing that waiver to criminal court violated the double jeopardy clause of the _____ Amendment.
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The first state-sponsored reform school in the United States opened in _____.
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An adult offender is arrested,whereas a juvenile offender is:
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An adult offender receives a verdict,whereas a juvenile offender receives a _____.
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In the case of Gerald Gault,Gault's attorney filed a petition for a writ of _____.
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In the case of _____,the U.S Supreme Court ruled that the reasonable doubt standard should be required in all delinquency adjudications.
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The case of _____ increased the minimum age for the death penalty,in the United States,to 18.
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A Latin term that refers to the state as guardian of minors and mentally incompetent people is called _____.
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The first autonomous juvenile court was established in 1899 in _____.
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An adult offender undergoes a trial,whereas a juvenile offender undergoes a(n)_____.
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In an adult court,an offender is convicted,whereas in a juvenile court an offender is _____.
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The first legally chartered U.S.custodial institution for juvenile offenders was the _____.
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In the case of _____,the U.S Supreme Court ruled that in a case involving transfer of jurisdiction;the juvenile defendant is entitled to a hearing,representation by an attorney,access to records involved in the transfer,and a written statement of reasons for the transfer.
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An adult offender is known as a criminal,whereas a juvenile offender is known as a _____.
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In industrial schools 002C _____.
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After the Civil War,reform schools that were converted into housing units to better serve manufacturers' labor needs were known as _____.
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A penal institution to which young or first-time offenders are committed for training and reformation is called a _____.
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