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Discuss ONE of the following questions substantially
Discussion for this week’s forum:
Your readings this week depicts the principal components of the juvenile justice system. Which of these components do you think is the most important? Also discuss why?
What is the current situation with youth in residential placement in the United States? Do you think that states can reform or rehabilitate youth in residential facilities?
Merlo, A.V. & Benekos, P.J. (2019). The Juvenile Justice System: Delinquency, Processing, and the Law 9th ed. NY:
Pearson. ISBN: 10: 0-13-481331-6 ISBN: 13: 978-0-13-481331-8