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ERIC Number: EJ604122
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0147-8648
Lawyers and Legal Advocacy in Juvenile Courts: An Assessment.
Puritz, Patricia; Burrell, Sue; Schwartz, Robert; Soler, Mark; Warboys, Loren
Update on Law-Related Education, v23 n2 p15-17 Win 1999-2000
Evaluates the juvenile justice system focusing on the barriers children encounter when seeking appropriate counsel and the quality of representation. Includes an assessment of the appointment of counsel, pretrial preparation and trial performance, post-trial maneuvers, and appeals. Finds that the most common obstacle is the overwhelming caseloads defenders endure. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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