A cornerstone of learning juvenile justice includes understanding the difference in treatment of juveniles who enter the system, versus adults who enter the system. Initially, protective rights were not extended to juveniles. However, through the process of appeal and evaluation by The Supreme Court, juveniles were extended many of the same rights and protections given to adults who came into the formal legal system.
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