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Juvenile Justice: Should Teens Who Commit Serious Crimes Be Tried and Sentenced as Children or Adults?

A companion web site for the Frontline (PBS) program of the same name which aired on January 30, 2001. Includes facts and... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Program written by Janet Tobias and Michel Martin for Frontline (WGBH of Boston)
Date Added: Jun 04, 2005 Date Modified: Jun 20, 2012
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Peer review 3.5 rating
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Peer Justice and Youth Empowerment: An Implementation Guide for Teen Court Programs

The American Probation and Parole Association, which administers the National Youth Court Center, developed Peer Justice and... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Cathy Moeller
Date Added: Jul 07, 2006 Date Modified: May 22, 2012
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Peer review 4.75 rating
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Shattered Dreams

This is the amazing story of the 1960s Conservative Vice Lords and one of greatest, and most tragic, missed opportunities in... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Illinois Humanities Council
Date Added: Mar 10, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 14, 2011
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Peer review 3.75 rating
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Youth Violence: A Report of the Surgeon General

A report on youth violence prepared by the Department of Health and Human Services under the direction of the Office of the... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Donna E. Shalala, Ex- Secretary of Health and Human Services (with others)
Date Added: Jun 04, 2005 Date Modified: May 07, 2009
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avg: 4.25 rating

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Frontline Videos

Sample assignment/discussionClick on   http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/view/PBS Frontline website. Choose and view... see more
Material Type: Assignment
Author: Dr. Margaret Choka
Date Added: Mar 17, 2010 Date Modified: Feb 23, 2013
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
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Gangs

This site, sponsored by the National Criminal Justice Reference Service, presents information on gangs and criminal... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: National Criminal Justice Reference Services
Date Added: Sep 02, 2005 Date Modified: Nov 14, 2011
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Going Home: Cristel's Story

This NPR site features a story regarding a young female prisoner who became a model prisoner when incarcerated. The... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: NPR
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: May 01, 2009
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

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House of Refuge Photographs

Photographic history of the first house of refuge, which opened in 1825, located in New York on Randall's Island.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: New York Public Library
Date Added: Sep 16, 2010 Date Modified: Nov 04, 2010
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
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How the Justice System Responds to Juvenile Victims: A Comprehensive Model

Discussion of the juvenile justice system, reported versus unreported victimization, structure of the juvenile justice... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: David Finkelhor ; Theodore P. Cross ; Elise N. Cantor
Date Added: Mar 21, 2006 Date Modified: Oct 24, 2010
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Matthew & the Judge: Juvenile Court Diary

Judge Jeremiah, a Rhode Island juvenile court judge, and Matthew, a 17 year old repeat offender, were given tape recorders.... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: NPR
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 20, 2012
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