Spring 2020
5351 Juvenile Law - MARRUS- 24882

Professor(s): Ellen Marrus (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Constitutional and Criminal Law 

Time: 10:30a-12:00p  MW  Location: 117  TUII

Course Outline: Juvenile Law- This course focuses on the development of the juvenile delinquency system and the juvenile courts through the examination of United States Supreme Court cases, state cases, and statutes. We will discuss the process of how juvenile cases are handled when a child is charged with an act that would be criminal if committed by an adult. This course is based on theory and practice.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 04/29 10am - 1pm     

This course will have:
Exam: Yes
Paper: Yes, a short paper

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (10/21/2019 1:45:53 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Delivered both electronically and in class.

Children and Juvenile Justice
ISBN-13: 9781594609015
ISBN-10: 1594609012
Authors: Ellen Marrus; Irene Merker Rosenberg
Edition: Second
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
Published: August 2012