The purpose of this assignment is to assess the implications of delinquency on the legal system.
- Research a case of a juvenile who was waived to adult status.
- Explain the mechanisms and rationale for waiving a juvenile to adult status.
- Compare the rights and procedures in an adult’s trial with those of a juvenile’s proceedings.
- Describe any case law that prompted changes and logic in the ruling of a case involving a juvenile.
Your essay should be a minimum of three pages, not including the title and reference pages. You must use a minimum of three sources that should be properly cited. All references should be formatted in APA style.