This article seeks to evaluate that family focused approach of Florida. The first part of the article examines the history and evolution of the juvenile justice system. Part III, surveys the current method of transferring youthful offenders to adult courts and the criticisms of those methods. Lastly, the article considers the reasons that individuals advocate for the abolishment of the juvenile justice system and the family focused model.
Another Day in the Life of the Juvenile Justice System: The Fight againt the Abolishment of the System,
Rich. J.L. & Pub. Int.
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