The Violent Juvenile Offender: An Empirical Study of Juvenile Determinate Sentencing Proceedings as an Alternative to Criminal Prosecution

Date

1990

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Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

Evaluates the approaches courts can and do take to remove troublesome violent offender cases from juvenile court. The author focuses on Texas Determinate Sentence Statute which specifies how juvenile courts may deal with juveniles charged with certain covered violent offenses.

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Keywords

Juveniles, Juvenile court, Texas, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Texas Determinate Sentence Statute, Violent juvenile offenders

Citation

21 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 1897