ERIC Number: EJ604129
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Youth Court: An Alternative to Juvenile Court?
Heward, Michelle E.
Update on Law-Related Education, v23 n2 p34-36 Win 1999-2000
Explains that youth courts are alternatives to the juvenile justice system in which trained youth volunteers hold youthful offenders accountable for their wrongful actions. Discusses the reasons for the increased popularity of youth courts, the differences between juvenile and youth courts, and the effects the changes in juvenile courts have on youth courts. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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