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Axia College Material Appendix D The Justice Systems System Comparison Matrix Copy and paste the characteristics of the juvenile justice system and the adult justice systems into their respective columns. Place the characteristics that are relative to both the juvenile and adult systems into the column labeled “Both”. Juvenile Justice System Adult Justice System Both Court jurisdiction is determined by age Court proceedings are private Individuals on trial do not have a right to a jury trial. Proceedings are not considered criminal Justice system personnel use discretion Court proceedings are public Individuals on trial have the constitutional right to a jury trial. Court jurisdiction is determined by offense Proceedings are considered criminal The purpose of the procedures is to punish the guilty. Prosecutors and defense attorneys are key players in proceedings. Individuals arrested have the right to receive Miranda warnings Individuals have the right to counsel There is the ability to
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This note was uploaded on 08/14/2011 for the course CRIMINAL J cis taught by Professor Akmid during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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