The Gault case: legal rights for young people

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Enslow Publishers,
Pub. Date:
c2000.
Language:
English
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IL: UG - BL: 10.5 - AR Pts: 4
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When fifteen-year-old Gerald Gault and two friends were accused of placing an obscene phone call to a neighborhood woman, the process of obtaining legal rights for young people was set in motion in our court system. While no one denied that what the boys were accused of doing was wrong, the Supreme Court found it unacceptable that the boys did not have the same rights during a trial as adults would. The landmark decision provided for changes in the way our juvenile courts are run, to make them more equal with adult courts.
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9780766013407
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subject_facet Children -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States, Children's rights, Due process of law -- United States, Gault, Gerald Francis, -- 1949 or 50- -- Trials, litigation, etc, Gault, Gerald Francis, -- 1949 or 50- -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature, Juvenile courts, Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States
title_display The Gault case : legal rights for young people
title_full The Gault case : legal rights for young people / Thomas J. Billitteri
title_short The Gault case :
title_sub legal rights for young people
topic_facet Children, Children's rights, Due process of law, Gault, Gerald Francis, Juvenile courts, Juvenile justice, Administration of, Legal status, laws, etc, Trials, litigation, etc