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The Juvenile Justice System: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does the language describing the seizure of an individual by legal authorities differ for adults and juveniles?

Question 2 2. A child between 7-14 years old _____.

Question 3 3. Why is Gideon v. Wainwright important for juveniles?

Question 4 4. Both a juvenile and an adult have a right to _____.

Question 5 5. Why is Kent v. United States important for juveniles?

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Question 6 6. Kelly, a six-year-old girl, burns down a church. Will the courts find her culpable of her actions? Why or why not?

Question 7 7. When assigned to the case, how should an attorney represent a juvenile?

Question 8 8. What is the goal of a complaint?

Question 9 9. In re Gault stood for the proposition that:

Question 10 10. When a juvenile is put on trial, what events occur in court?

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Question 11 11. The juvenile court system dates back _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following do juveniles NOT have an automatic right to?

Question 13 13. Both juveniles and adults have the right to _____.

Question 14 14. Why is a Miranda warning an important legal right for juveniles?

Question 15 15. Roper v. Simmons establishes that:

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Question 16 16. When does a juvenile have a right to a jury trial?

Question 17 17. What does parens patriae mean?

Question 18 18. Proof beyond a reasonable doubt as a standard of proof in juvenile cases was settled by:

Question 19 19. What is the role of a guardian ad litem?

Question 20 20. Describe the juvenile's right to an appeal.

The Juvenile Justice System: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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