ERIC Number: EJ631855
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Teen Tobacco Court: A Determination of the Short-Term Outcomes of Judicial Processes with Teens Engaging in Tobacco Possession.
Langer, Lilly M.; Warheit, George J.
Adolescent & Family Health, v1 n1 p5-10 Win 2000
Investigated the impact of a tobacco citation and subsequent court appearance on teens who possessed tobacco, examining offenders' attitudes and behaviors following citation and court appearance. Surveys and interviews indicated that being ticketed and appearing in teen tobacco court had significant, positive, short-term impacts on large numbers of teens, with few differences by age, race, gender, and parental education. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Florida