Criminal Justice Study Set 1

Criminal Justice

Quiz 15 :

Juvenile Justice

Quiz 15 :

Juvenile Justice

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Under Roman law,the ________ had absolute control over the child.
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Children who are beyond parental control and need state protection are considered to be
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According to the U.S.Supreme Court,which of the following is not required before preventive detention can be imposed upon a juvenile?
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________ jurisdiction applies when the juvenile court is the only court that has statutory authority to deal with children for specified infractions.
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Juvenile courts have original jurisdiction over juveniles charged with
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The legal principle of parens patriae
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Which of the following is a characteristic of the juvenile justice system,rather than the adult criminal justice system?
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Which of the following is not a status offense?
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Which landmark U.S.Supreme Court case guaranteed juveniles many of the same procedural due process rights as adults?
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The 1974 Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act stated that any state who accepted federal funds through the Act must
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Children who purchase cigarettes or alcohol are considered to be
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Mary is 15 years old.One day she breaks into Bob's apartment and steals his TV.Mary is a(n)________ child.
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The philosophical principles on which the juvenile court movement was based state that states that the ________ is the "ultimate parent" of the child.
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What is the minimum age at which someone convicted of first degree murder may be sentenced to death?
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The first juvenile court that was separate in form and function from adult criminal courts was created in
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Currently,it is not clear whether juveniles
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The child-savers movement
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Which of the following is not one of the key philosophical principles on which the juvenile court movement was based?
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According to the U.S.Supreme Court,juveniles do not have which of the following procedural rights?
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In the case of In re Winship,the Supreme Court held that delinquency must be established
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