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Busted At School
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,380. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
BUSTED AT SCHOOL is about students who are suspended, expelled or criminally prosecuted when they possess, use or sell drugs at school. Presented as a discussion guide for teachers, students and parents, the format of the book encourages reader groups to discuss with others “what happened” to the students in these 42 interesting cases.
The Guilty Innocent
Price: $7.11 USD. Words: 134,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The Guilty Innocent is narrated by Shannon Adamcik, mother of Torey, one of the accused boys. It takes readers behind the scenes of a trial where prosecutors cared more about public opinion than truth, defense attorneys, who had never argued a murder case, were in over their heads, and a young boy’s life hung in the balance.
A Brief Introduction to Using an Evidence-Based Humanistic Solution Focused Approach to Working with Parents to Reduce Anti-Social Behaviour & Youth Offending
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
This short eBook is an introduction to the work carried out by the author into the use of a Humanistic Solution Focused Approach to supporting parents with the aim of reducing youth offending and anti-social behaviour. This eBook also introduces an overview of the evidence gathered by the author based on 321 parents offered support, looking at the impact this approach had on reducing youth crime.
Reform Juvenile Justice Now: A Judge’s Timely Advice for Drastic System Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Center for Sustainable Journalism. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Judge Steven Teske, a juvenile court judge and national thought leader on juvenile justice reform,lays out an impressive plan for change, including (1) Developing Alternatives to Incarceration (2) Ending Zero Tolerance in Schools (3) Being Smart about Bullying (4) Ending the Jailing of Kids Who Make Us Mad (5)Taking a Stand Against the Politics of Fear and (6) Demanding Parental Involvement.