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Found 54 results for "Hunter Hurst"

 Year  Title
1998 

Interim Assessment of The Pima County Model Court Project: Final Report

Gregory Halemba, Gene Siegel, Hunter Hurst IV

This document, published in February 1998 by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, offers an interim assessment of the Pima County Model Court Project in (Tucson) Arizona. According to the introduction, 'This report examines the first eight months of this pilot effort and provides an assessment of the degree to which court proceedings in child abuse, neglect and dependency cases (herein referred to as dependency cases) have improved; describes how the model court pilot …

1998 

Reducing Disproportionate Minority Confinement: A Data Driven Approach

Hunter Hurst IV, Megan Kurlychek

To address significant over-representation of minority youth in the juvenile justice system, Pennsylvania developed prevention and intervention initiatives targeting specific areas where the problem was most prevalent (Harrisburg, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh).

1999 

Workload Measurement for Juvenile Justice System Personnel: Practices and Needs

Hunter Hurst III

This bulletin is part of a series intended to provide best practice guidance in support federal Juvenile Accountability Incentive Block Grant (initially funded in 1998). The topic of the bulletin is approaches to measuring juvenile justice system personnel requirements. The author provides background to the issue and examples of current workload measurement approaches.

1999 

Family Courts in the United States (1999)

Hunter Hurst IV

This report offers historical information on family courts in the United States, focusing on their growth on Ohio. The document then goes on to talk about the family court of today, and what all of these courts have (or should have) in common: a core belief that the best interests of children should drive family law in the courts.

2000 

Juveniles Facing Criminal Sanctions: Three States That Changed the Rules

Patricia Torbet, Patrick Griffin, Hunter Hurst IV, Lynn Rayn-MacKenzie

This report examines the use made of adult criminal sanctions by three states: Minnesota, New Mexico, and Wisconsin. The case studies detail each state's approach to reform, their significance, and their impact on the juvenile and criminal justice systems. The report summarizes the lessons learned from the case studies that could be useful to policymakers considering similar reform. [MORELINK]

2000 

Lorain County (OH) Family Court Pilot Project: Processing of Children Services Cases

Hunter Hurst IV, Gregory Halemba

The Lorain County (OH) participated in Ohio's Family Court Feasibility Study. As part of that initiative, the National Center for Juvenile Justice reviewed the County's practices in handling its child welfare cases, and made recommendations on incorporating best practices, and produced this report for the County.

2000 

Screening at Intake for Related Family Cases

Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV, Imogene Montgomery

This bulletin reports on a study of delinquency and dependency cases in several Ohio counties to determine the level of court involvement of adult family members.

2000 

Family Courts in the United States (2000)

Hunter Hurst IV

This brief report, updated for 2000, provides a summary of family court concepts and issues, and contains a map showing the states with a unified family court.

2001 

Features of a Full Service Family Court

Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV

This article, which appears in the Fall 2001 issue of Ohio Family Court Bulletin, offers a discussion of the features of a full service family court and highlights various initiatives undertaken by four pilot initiatives in Ohio that, according to the authors, approach a range of practice that should be present in family courts. These pilot initiatives, which are located in Clermont, Lorain, Fayette and Mercer counties, were funded in 1999 by the Supreme …

2001 

Ohio Family Court Pilot Assessment: Lorain County Pilot: Case Management Conferences in Divorces

Hunter Hurst IV

This document presents an assessment of a pilot project in the Lorain County Domestic Relations Court to establish procedures and programs to enhance the coordination and efficient management of family cases in the local court system. An important goal of the model project was to revise local juvenile and domestic court rules into 'family court rules' that would enhance the court's ability to manage its domestic and juvenile caseload in a timely and efficient …

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