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125. Post Juvenile Delinquency Disposition Matters

Release or detention pending appeal of a juvenile delinquency adjudication shall be governed by Chapter 207 of Title 18, United States Code (18 U.S.C.A. §§ 3141-56). 18 U.S.C.A. § 5037 (West Supp. 1995). Any juvenile probationer must be accorded notice and a hearing with counsel before his probation can be revoked. 18 U.S.C.A. § 5042 (West Supp. 1995). Upon the revocation of probation of a juvenile delinquent, the court is authorized to impose any sentence which might have been imposed when the probation was granted, even if the revocation occurs after the probation expired, so long as jurisdiction over the delinquent remains. United States v. Hall, 306 F. Supp. 735, 737 (E.D. Tenn. 1969).

Updated September 19, 2018