Posts tagged ‘juvenile law cases’

August 25, 2012

Significant Cases

This is a trial court decision concerning whether a child can determine the medical treatment she will receive.  It was publicized all over the world.
In re D.P., Superior Court of California for Santa Clara County (July 3, 1986)

This is the only time a jury has been convened in a juvenile delinquency case in California.
People v Superior Court (In re Carl W.), 15 Cal.3d 271 (1975) [Available online from California Official Reports Page]