Summer Intersession or Fall 2014 Initial Class Assignment for:

Juvenile Law

Instructor: Professor Michael E. Wheeler

First class date: Monday, August 18, 2014

Posting date: Jul 14, 2014 @ 15:30:16

Instructions:

TEXT:  McCarthy, Patton & Carr, Juvenile Law and Its
       Processes: Cases and Materials (Third Edition)

CODE:  West's Texas Family Code (2014)


Monday, 18 August 2014

TEXT:  Read  - pp. 4 - 7
       Brief - Notes 1, 2, 4, and 5, pp. 7 - 10
       Brief - pp. 15 - 16 (The Consequences of Criminal Behavior)
       Brief - pp. 29 - 33 (Through Note 3)
       Read  - Notes 5 and 6, pp. 33 - 36
       Read  - pp. 49 - 51 (Criminal Origin of The Court)

CODE:  Secs. 51.01, 51.02 (2), (8), (15) and Sec. 51.03

NOTE:  Texas Juvenile Justice Website
       http://www.tjjd.texas.gov/


Wednesday, 20 August 2014

TEXT:  Complete Monday's assignment

       Read  - pp. 52 - 59 (History of the Juvenile Court)
       Brief - p. 63 Mack, The Juvenile Court
       Brief - In Re Gault, pp. 83 - 99
       Read  - Notes 1 - 2, pp. 99 - 100

CODE:  Secs. 51.04, 51.041, 51.042 and 51.17

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