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Pennsylvania Juvenile Collateral Consequences Checklist

Published May 24, 2010, This poster was made possible through the collaborative work of many Models for Change partners across Pennsylvania. Please see the Checklist publication for a complete list of contributing authors.

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The purpose of the Pennsylvania Juvenile Collateral Consequences Checklist is to provide attorneys, judges and other juvenile justice professionals with the most up to date information available on the short term and long term consequences of juvenile adjudications of delinquency. It is the responsibility of defense attorneys to explain to clients and their families the consequences of delinquency adjudications prior to proceeding with consent decrees, adjudicatory hearings or admissions colloquies. This poster is an convenient, at-a-glance method to demonstrate the many consequences of juvenile adjudications of delinquency.

Reform areas: Juvenile indigent defense

States: Pennsylvania

Uploaded Jun 10, 2010