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Juvenile Court (4)+

  • Juvenile Court Glossary of Terms

    This document contains a list of terms frequently used in juvenile court case and their definitions. Content Detail

    By:
    Cobb County Juvenile Court
  • The Juvenile Criminal System

    The juvenile court system is set up to guide and rehabilitate young people. It’s similar to the adult system, but with important variations. These web pages contain more information about rights and the process used in the juvenile court system. Content Detail

    By:
    Juvenile Law Center
  • The Juvenile Justice System

    The document discusses: (1) The history of the Juvenile Court System, (2) What kinds of cases go to the Juvenile Courts, (3) The process of being taken into custody, (4) Juvenile rights and protections, (5) Intake procedures (including detention decisions and procedure decisions made by the Juvenile Courts), (6) Formal hearing procedures and the disposition of the case, (7) Process for committing a youth to the Department of Juvenile Justice. This document is an excerpted from An Introduction to Law in Georgia, Fourth Edition, published by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, 1998 (updated 2004). Read More

    By:
    Carl Vinson Institute
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Your Guide to the Court System in Georgia

    Handbook developed by the Southern Center for Human Rights to guide you through the courts (including the juvenile justice system) in Georgia Read More

    By:
    Southern Center for Human Rights

Parents' Responsibilities (1)+

  • Rights and Responsibilities of Parents and Students in Public Schools

    One of the most important things you can do for your children is to be involved in their education. You need to know the school principal and your child's teachers, so you can discuss your child's progress. You need to know the school's rules and what the school expects from parents and students. You also need to know the school's procedures and your rights in case a problem arises. This document discusses those rights and procedures. Content Detail

    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español

Know Your Rights Articles (5)+

  • Juvenile Court Glossary of Terms

    This document contains a list of terms frequently used in juvenile court case and their definitions. Content Detail

    By:
    Cobb County Juvenile Court
  • Rights and Responsibilities of Parents and Students in Public Schools

    One of the most important things you can do for your children is to be involved in their education. You need to know the school principal and your child's teachers, so you can discuss your child's progress. You need to know the school's rules and what the school expects from parents and students. You also need to know the school's procedures and your rights in case a problem arises. This document discusses those rights and procedures. Content Detail

    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • The Juvenile Criminal System

    The juvenile court system is set up to guide and rehabilitate young people. It’s similar to the adult system, but with important variations. These web pages contain more information about rights and the process used in the juvenile court system. Content Detail

    By:
    Juvenile Law Center
  • The Juvenile Justice System

    The document discusses: (1) The history of the Juvenile Court System, (2) What kinds of cases go to the Juvenile Courts, (3) The process of being taken into custody, (4) Juvenile rights and protections, (5) Intake procedures (including detention decisions and procedure decisions made by the Juvenile Courts), (6) Formal hearing procedures and the disposition of the case, (7) Process for committing a youth to the Department of Juvenile Justice. This document is an excerpted from An Introduction to Law in Georgia, Fourth Edition, published by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, 1998 (updated 2004). Read More

    By:
    Carl Vinson Institute
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Your Guide to the Court System in Georgia

    Handbook developed by the Southern Center for Human Rights to guide you through the courts (including the juvenile justice system) in Georgia Read More

    By:
    Southern Center for Human Rights