(1) State is ultimate parent of all children w/in its jurisdiction (parens patrea) (2) State should utilize non-punitive measures to save children (3) Children should be nurtured and not stigmatized by the court process (4) Justice should be tailored to meet individual needs and requirements of each Juvenile (5) Non-criminal sanctions is necessary to give primary consideration to the needs of the child
"Illinois Juvenile Court Act" State is ultimate parent of all children w/in its jurisdiction .. is known as?
Who are the 7 parties involved in the criminal justice process?
Victim Perpetrator LE Prosecutor DA Courts Correctional System
What is the CJ procedure known as Case-in-Chief?
The portion of a trial whereby the party with the "Burden of Proof" in the case presents its evidence
Guilty Plea is when?
The defendant admits to committing the offenses charged
Nolo contendere - literally means?
When a defendant pleads Nolo Contedere the defendant is not contesting the charge. In essence, it is a ?
guilty plea and carries the same criminal sanctions as a guilty plea
What is signiffigant about a defendant pleading Nolo Contendere?
It is significant for the victims b/c the plea cannot be used in any subsequent civil action to establish liability against the defendant