The Publications, Resources and Manuals listed below are Public Domain and Free, as they were developed with Tax Payer Dollars through the Executive Branch of the United States Government.  They may be used, reproduced, and distributed without permission.

 

Youth Cases for Youth Courts:  A Desktop Guide

Guide to Typical Offenses Handled by Youth/Teen/Student/Peer Courts

By American Bar Association and U.S. Department of Justice

72 Pages

Download Free

 

Youth Courts:  Young People Delivering Justice

Guidebook for Professionals Seeking to Improve Justice

By American Bar Association and U.S. Department of Justice

36 Pages

Download Free

 

Youth Court:  A Path to Civic Engagement

Public Policy Brief

By American Youth Policy Forum and U.S. Department of Justice

8 Pages

Download Free

 

Youth Court:  A National Movement

Technical Assistance Bulletin

By American Bar Association and U.S. Department of Justice

12 Pages

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Youth Court:  A Community Solution for Embracing Youth at Risk

A National Update Report on Youth/Teen/Student/Peer Courts

American Youth Policy Forum and U.S. Department of Justice

36 Pages

Download Free

 

Youth Court:  Training for Results

Technical Assistance Bulletin on Training Youth and Adults

By American Bar Association and U.S. Department of Justice

20 Pages

Download Free

 

The Role of Restorative Justice in Teen Courts

Technical Assistance Bulletin Series

By American Probation and Parole Association and U.S. Department of Justice

8 Pages

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Street Law for Youth Courts:  Educational Workshops

16 Lesson Plans for Youth Volunteers and Youthful Offenders

By Street Law and U.S. Department of Justice

325 Pages

Download Free

 

Selected Topics on Youth Court:  A Monograph

Truancy, Underage Drinking, Tribal Models, School Models and More

By American Probation and Parole Association and U.S. Department of Justice

125 Pages

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Policy Makers Support Youth Court Growth:  Recommendations 

Technical Assistance Bulletin

By American Probation and Parole Association and U.S. Department of Justice

10 Pages

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Peer Justice and Youth Empowerment:  An Implementation Guide on Teen Court Programs

An Administrative, Operational and Programmatic Guide

U.S. Department’s of Transportation and Justice and American Probation and Parole Association

159 Pages

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National Youth Court Guidelines

Developing Youth/Teen/Student/Peer Court Diversion Programs

By American Probation and Parole Association and U.S. Department of Justice

160 Pages

Download Free

 

Giving Back:  Introducing Community Service Learning in Youth Courts

25 Lesson Plans for Improving Mandated Community Service

By Constitutional Rights Foundation and U.S. Department of Justice

107 Pages

Download Free

 

An Update on State Legislation on Teen Courts

An Analysis of Approved and Pending Legislation

By American Probation and Parole Association and U.S. Department of Justice

12 Pages

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For additional information and any other inquiries regarding the above training and technical assistance publications and resources, please email GlobalYouthJustice@GlobalYouthJustice.org.