Young People and Juvenile Justice
CHILDREN AND THE LAW IN AUSTRALIA, G. Monahan, L. Young, eds., Lexis Nexis Butterworths, 2008
Posted: 28 Jan 2009
Date Written: 2008
The purpose of this chapter is to provide a broad overview of the relationship between young people and juvenile justice systems in Australia. It describes the body of legislation and regulations that govern interactions between criminal justice institutions and young people, and the transitions of young people in and out of the criminal justice system.
Keywords: Juvenile justice
JEL Classification: K00
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