Eliminate Juvenile Justice

The legislature is proposing to eliminate juvenile justice and the juvenile court and integrate it into the adult justice system. Make an argument in favor of the legal philosophy that is the basis for the juvenile justice system and juvenile court. After defining the philosophy, discuss why it has been upheld throughout the years and why it should or should not be maintained.

· Cite expert opinion from your text and other academic sources to support your statements.

· Provide real-world examples to illustrate your statements.

· Ask a probing question to challenge others (and yourself!) to think more deeply about the topic.

· Conclude with a personal assessment of how your perspective on the issue of topic impacts your current or future role in criminal justice and/or impacts juveniles in society today.


350-450 words excluding references, APA format and and a minimum of 3 references