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University of Alabama
Cj 240 - Juvenile Delinquency
Juvenile Delinquency Documents

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CJ240 Final Exam Study Guide High school graduation rates the percentage of students who enter school that achieve graduation Tracking putting school children in common age groups and measuring the ability to be taught together New Jersey v TLO 1985 decision by the Supreme Court of the United States addressing the constitutionality of a search of a public high school student for contraband after she was caught smoking A subsequent search of her purse revealed drug paraphernalia marijuana and documentation of drug sales She was charged as a juvenile for the drugs and paraphernalia found in the search She fought the search claiming it violated her Fourth Amendment right against unreasonable searches The U S Supreme Court in a 6 3 ruling held that the search was reasonable under the Fourth Amendment Tinker v Des Moines 1969 defined constitutional rights of children in public schools Drop outs Leaving high school and forfeiting a chance for completion Cocaine drug powerfully addictive stimulant that immediately affects the brain Binge drinking drinking pattern that brings a persons BAC blood alcohol level above 08 Heroin opium drug that affects the brain and body Alcohol intoxicating ingredient found in beer wine and liquor Marijuana preparation of the cannabis plant that is intended for use as a drug and as medicine Designer drugs a structural or functional analog of a controlled substance that has been designed to mimic the pharmacological effects of the original drug while avoiding being classified as illegal Gateway drugs less serious drugs that can lead to a future in more hardcore drugs Moinitoring the Future survey study that monitors and tracts illegal and illicit drug use among American high school aged children PRIDE survey survey that measures risk and protective factors Multisystemic Therapy family focused and community based program for violent youth Project ALERT a school based prevention program for middle or junior high school students that focuses on

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