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chap 16

juvenile a person not yet legally an adult
juvenile delinquent a child or teenager who commits a series of crime repeatedly
rehabiltae to correct a persons behavior
prodectuion the degree to which reasons are being used effectively to produce goods and secretive
crime an atc that breaks the law or causes harm to people or society in general
penal code a states written criminal laws
parole to grant a prisoner an early release from prison with certain restrictions
mandatory sentencing punishment that judges must impose according to what the law directs
arraignment a hearing in which a suspect is changed and pleads guilty or not guilty
testimony a statement a wittiness makes under oath
cross examine to question a witness at a trial or a hearing to check or discredit the testimony
acuquittal a vote of not guilty
hung jury a group of citizens that decided whether or there is a sufficient
complaint a formal notice that a lawsuit is being brought
summons a notice directing someone to appear in court to answer a complaint or a change
discovery process by which attorneys have opportunity to check facts and gather evidence
settlement in a legal case, the amount of money the defendant agrees to pay the plaintiff
Created by: somonnemclean