Breed v. Jones (1975) | Definition

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Course: Introduction / Juvenile Justice

In Breed v. Jones (1975), the Court extended the constitutional protection against Double Jeopardy to juveniles when it ruled that juveniles cannot be found delinquent in juvenile court and then transferred to adult court without a hearing on the transfer.


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Last Modified: 07/06/2021

 

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