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International Handbook of Juvenile Justice.

Author: Scott H Decker; Nerea Marteache
Publisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing, 2016.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Decker, Scott H.
International Handbook of Juvenile Justice.
Cham : Springer International Publishing, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Scott H Decker; Nerea Marteache
ISBN: 9783319450902 3319450905
OCLC Number: 967564849
Notes: Differences in€Treatment of€Boys and€Girls.
Description: 1 online resource (548 pages)
Contents: Preface; Contents; Contributors; Part I: Africa; 1: Ghana; The Legal Status of Juveniles; Brief History of€the€Old Juvenile Justice System ; The Age of€Criminal Responsibility; A Rights-Based Juvenile Justice System; Trends in€Juvenile Crime 2004-2014; Causes of€Child Criminality in€Ghana; Policing and€Juveniles; The Juvenile Court; Hearings; The Social Inquiry Report (SER); Trial by€Court of€Summary Jurisdiction; Cleaning Up€the€Record; Custodial Rules for€Juveniles; Detention in€Police Cells; Custodial Orders; Juveniles and€Prison; The Correctional Centres. Noncustodial Measures Probation; Fit Person Order; Diversionary Measures; Orders Against Parents; Differences in€Treatment of€Boys and€Girls; Conclusion; 2: Kenya; Introduction; The Historical Context of€Kenya's Juvenile Justice; Legal Status of€Children and€Issues of€Age of€Majority and€Minority; Kenya's Stance Toward€the€UN Committee on€the€Rights of€the€Child; Demographic, General, and€Juvenile Crime Trends in€Kenya; Causes of€Juvenile Crime (Pretty Short); Policing and€Juveniles; Pretrial Diversion; Courts and€Juveniles. Due Process Safeguards and€an€Emphasis on€Promptness (Subsection of€"Courts and€Juveniles") Custodial Rules, Sentencing, and€Alternative Sentencing Regime; Differences in€the€Treatment of€Boys and€Girls; Conclusion; References; 3: Uganda; Introduction; Legal Framework (Status) for€Children Justice in€Uganda; The Constitution of€the€Republic of€Uganda 1995; The Children Act, 1997 (Cap. 59), Laws of€Uganda; The Prevention of€Trafficking in€Persons Act No. 7 of€2009; The Domestic Violence Act of€2010; The Prohibition of€Female Genital Mutilation Act No. 5 of€2010. The Employment Act 2006 The Education (Pre-primary, Primary and€Post-primary) Act, 2008; The Penal Code Act (Cap 120); The National Council for€Children Act of€1996; The Prisons Act of€2006; The Uganda People's Defence Forces Act 2005; Local Government Act, 1997 (Cap.€243); Criminal Responsibility; Uganda's Stance Towards€the€UN Committee on€the€Rights of€the€Child; The United Nations Convention on€the€Rights of€the€Child (1989); Trends in€Juvenile Justice in€Uganda; Children as€Victims of€Crime; Children as€Offenders; Corporal Punishment in€Schools; Causes of€Juvenile Crime. Theft Due€to€Adult Influence and€Necessity Broken Homes; Drug Abuse; False Accusations; HIV and€Aids; Domestic Violence; Inherited Traits; Uncontrolled Media; Influence of€Adults Who Mentor Juveniles; Policing and€Juveniles; Emergency Protection of€Children by€Police; Action by€Police to€Protect the€Rights of€the€Child; Understaffing of€the€Units; Lack of€Facilities for€Witness Protection; Lack of€Resources; Corruption; Courts and€Juveniles; Custodial Conditions of€Juveniles in€Uganda; The Law of€Juveniles in€Practice; Alternative Sanctions for€Juveniles.

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