Published on January 21, 2016
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com 1. Discussion Questions (Students will be placed in small groups to answer DQ 1 this week) • What is more important—freedom of press to publish pictures and names of juvenile offenders or juveniles’ rights to private court proceedings? Explain your answer. • Should certain juvenile offenders be waived to adult courts? Why or why not? • Should juveniles who commit serious capital crimes under the age of 16 be eligible for the death penalty? Why or why not? • What are the benefits of a comprehensive juvenile justice strategy? What aspects of a comprehensive strategy contribute to those benefits? What are the drawbacks to implementing a comprehensive juvenile justice strategy? Discuss specific programs that contribute to a comprehensive juvenile justice strategy using programs you may be familiar with or have heard about in the media such as Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.), teen courts, drug courts, or Big Brothers Big Sisters.