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100 Years Of The Children's Court: Giving Kids A Chance To Make A Better Choice

In commemoration of the American Juvenile Court's Centennial, the Justice Policy Institute and Northwestern University School of Law's Children and Family Justice Center undertook to profile 25 individuals who had gone through the court when they were younger, who had turned their lives around and made something of themselves. This book is the result of that work. 

100 Years Of The Children's Court: Giving Kids A Chance To Make A Better Choice

Keywords: dispositional options, houses of refuge, juvenile halls, rehabilitation, youth

Posted in Publications, Juvenile Justice

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