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Youth Tried as Adults | Juvenile Law Center youth sentenced as adults


Despite the establishment of a separate juvenile justice system over a century ago, youth are routinely charged and prosecuted in the adult criminal justice.

In the 1700s, laws did not distinguish between juveniles and adults within the criminal justice system. According to a PBS Frontline online.

Juveniles Tried and Sentenced as Adults. Listings of and links to articles, agencies, organizations and websites to find information about Juveniles ( children.