BJA Bulletin: Providing Effective Representation for Youth Prosecuted as Adults (NCJ 182502)

This bulletin describes successes in public defenders’ attempts to provide high-quality representation to youth prosecuted in adult criminal courts. It uses the experiences of defenders across the country to identify key elements of defender programs that effectively meet the needs of transferred children.
Release Year: 
2000
Author: 
Malcolm C. Young (The Sentencing Project)
Updated October 20, 2014