Shay Bilchik, Administrator November 1998

State Legislative Responses to Violent Crime: 1996-97 Update

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The Research

Jurisdictional Authority

Judicial Disposition/Sentencing Authority

Corrections Programming

Confidentiality of Juvenile Court Records and Proceedings

Victims of Juvenile Crime


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This Bulletin was prepared under cooperative agreement number 95-JN-FX-K003 from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice.

Points of view or opinions expressed in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of OJJDP or the U.S. Department of Justice.

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is a component of the Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office for Victims of Crime.

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