5-1 Discussion: Juvenile Court vs. Adult Court
In your post, apply case law to construct arguments that answer the following questions:
- If you were the judge, would you transfer either of the above cases to juvenile court? Why or why not?
- Analyze the scenarios using the mitigating circumstances and risk assessments detailed in your text; what factors or circumstances influenced your rationale in answering the question in part a?
In response to your peers, support or challenge their responses with one additional evidence-based point of rationale. Ensure your response highlights prevailing juveniles’ constitutional rights.
To complete this assignment, review the Discussion Rubric document.