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    Status versus Juvenile Offenders' Rights

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    There are differences in the rights afforded to status offenders as compared to the rights afforded to juveniles who are engaged in delinquent acts. Are the protections for status offenders fair? Why or why not? Suggest improvements to the current ways in which both status offenders and juvenile delinquents are detained. Provide a rationale for your suggestions.

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    There are differences in the rights afforded to status offenders as compared to the rights afforded to juveniles who are engaged in delinquent acts. Are the protections for status offenders fair? Why or why not? Suggest improvements to the current ways in which both status offenders and juvenile delinquents are detained. Provide a rationale for your suggestions.

    A thin line exists between the classification of juvenile delinquent offenses and status offenses. This is because many status offenses can also be charged as ...

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