Evaluation of the requirement for the presence of the parents in juvenile court

Criminal justice proceedings / Juvenile criminal law/procedural law

Evaluation of the requirement for the presence of the parents in juvenile court

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Summary

The 'Act strengthening the position of the victim' came into effect in its entirety on 1 January 2011. One component of this act is the requirement for the parents with legal custody or guardian to be present at the trial of a case against their under-age child or ward suspected of an offence. This report contains the result of a procedural evaluation of the legislation governing the attandance requirement.

Publication data

Author(s):
Everwijn, H., Lindenberg, R., Reitsma, J., Walberg, A.
Organization(s):
Significant , WODC
Place of publication:
Barneveld
Publisher:
Significant
Year of publication:
2011

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Address:
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Phone:
0342 405240
E-mailaddress:
info@significant.nl
Website:
www.significant.nl

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