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Like adults, juveniles can face serious punishment for crimes they commit. In the United States, a person is considered a juvenile if they are under the age of 18. For most crimes committed by minors, there is a separate court … Continue reading

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Effective January 1, 2017, there will be several new laws that address the juvenile justice system in the state of Illinois. The aim of these new laws is to help protect the rights of juveniles who are charged with criminal … Continue reading

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Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner recently signed a flurry of bills into law. Among the many approved bills were several which addressed juvenile justice issues. These new laws will take effect as of January 1, 2016. The first new law addresses … Continue reading

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