Juvenile Justice

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JUVENILE JUSTICE
Juvenile justice can be defined as the application of law to person under age, whereby the person is judged as a teenager. It is applied where he/she is not held responsible for any criminal activity since he/she is under age.
Juvenile justice is faced by a lot challenges

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Running head: JUVENILE JUSTICE1Juvenile JusticeYour NameSchool NameJuvenile Justice22JUVENILE JUSTICEJuvenile justice can be defined as the application of law to person under age, whereby theperson is judged as a teenager. It is applied where he/she is not held responsible for any criminalactivity since he/she is under age.Juvenile justice is faced by a lot challenges in the late century. Teenagers can be directedto adult court whereby they can be judged as grown-ups and sentenced to life imprisonment, thatis life without parole. In the adult prison the teenager are denied the right to have propereducation and lack of proper diets. The inmate staff are equipped in dealing with adults inmategets a hard time when dealing with the teenager in the adult prison due to their developmentstage. And more so their behavior and habits are totally different from that of the adults.Recently it have been researched that teenager brain undergoes various and it is subject toenvironmental influence. Though this is the truth, the youth can make immature decision, thenew law holds the youth accountable for the crimes just like adults are held accountable,The law makers have taken a step further and criminalized youth sexual demeanor,despite finding that the youths requires protection since the part of brain is undergoing variouschanges plastically.Despise the decrease in number of juvenile case, gang involvement and crimes remains adisaster countrywide, they are f
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