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Legislative Changes to Required Mental Health Assessments Before Entering a Delinquency Disposition: New Provisions of G.S. 7B-2502

Raise the Age Legislative Changes

From 6 to 10: New Minimum Age for Juvenile Delinquency and Undisciplined Jurisdiction

School Notification of Felony Delinquency Charges

Raise the Age and Enforcement of Domestic Violence Protective Orders and Civil No-Contact Orders

Dispelling Transfer Confusion: 10-Day Appeal Window, Orders for Arrest

Jurisdiction Over Parents in Delinquency Cases When the Juvenile is 18 or Older

Questioning Youth at School: When is it a Custodial Interrogation?

Biological Evidence in the Courtroom: Mandatory Judicial Inquiry

Legal Questions Arising from Inclusion of Young Children in Delinquency Jurisdiction