Title

Juveniles' Waiver of Rights: Legal and Psychological Competence

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Date

1981

Document Type

Book

Medical Subject Headings

Informed Consent; Juvenile Delinquency

Disciplines

Psychiatry

Abstract

Citation: Grisso, T. (1981). Juveniles' waiver of rights: Legal and psychological competence. New York: Plenum. (Volume 3 of Perspectives in law & psychology)

Summary: This volume explores the competence of juveniles to waive rights to silence and legal counsel. It is based on a review of issues in juvenile law and procedure concerning the interrogation of juveniles and the validity of their confessions.