Origin of juvenile delinquency
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Children who refused to say the pledge for any number of reasons faced expulsion and threats of incarceration, as did their parents for encouraging juvenile delinquency.
A car was indeed dispatched, with no mention that the suspect was possibly a juvenile and that the gun might be a toy.The Cleveland Cops Who Fired 137 Shots and Cried Victim|Michael Daly|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Officers were responding to a report of a missing juvenile girl, and found her in the house of Carey Smith-Viramontes.
Sixty of those 700 are “juvenile lifers,” men who came in as adolescents and are serving a life term.Here’s a Reform Even the Koch Brothers and George Soros Can Agree On|Tina Brown|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was also the front for a juvenile delinquent roaming the streets of New York City and using me as a parental alibi.
When a 16-year-old takes on that wide-eyed, touched-for-the-very-first-time role, it all comes off as a tad more…juvenile.Why 'The Giver' Movie Will Disappoint the Book's Fans|Kevin Fallon|August 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But for the delinquency of his son, she had ocular demonstration; and her indignation was hardly to be repressed.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
I travelled first-class on a pass with my father, and great was my juvenile pride.
Shakespeare was one of her favourite books at this time, and she took delight in juvenile attempts at personifying the characters.The Childhood of Distinguished Women|Selina A. Bower
She took more pleasure in her pupils literary efforts, and called him in fun the juvenile Poushkin.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Nothing can be more juvenile or paltry than the works of the native Belgians here exhibited.Little Travels and Roadside Sketches|William Makepeace Thackeray