American Bar Association
 
Criminal Justice Section: Juvenile Justice Committee  

Criminal Justice Section:
Juvenile Justice Committee

 

ABA Policy on Juvenile Justice

ABA Policies on JLWOP

  1. 119: JLWOP Resolution and Report, approved at the 1991 ABA Midyear Meeting
  2. 105C: Advocates Balance of Interests in Sentencing Youthful Offenders Resolution and Report, approved at the 2008 Midyear Meeting

ABA Policies on Excessive Incarceration of Youth

  1. 105C: Advocates Balance of Interests in Sentencing Youthful Offenders Resolution and Report, approved at the 2008 Midyear Meeting– also addresses JLWOP
  2. 101A: Juvenile Sex Offender Registration Resolution and Report, approved 2009 ABA Midyear Meeting–also addresses the Adam Walsh Act
  3. 104B: Urges Oversight of Correctional and Detention Facilities, approved 2008 ABA Annual Meeting
  4. 10A: Youth at Risk, approved 2006, ABA Annual Meeting
  5. 116A, Youth Courts, approved 1995, ABA Annual Meeting
  6. 101D, 2001 Report of the Task Force on Youth in the Criminal System of the Criminal Justice Section, Youth in the Criminal JusticeSystem: Guidelines for Policymakers and Practitioners, approved 2002, ABA Midyear Meeting
  7. Juvenile Justice Standards, Interim Status, approved 1979, House of Delegates
  8. Juvenile Justice Standards, Dispositions, approved 1979, House of Delegates


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