A former New Zealand basketballer and secondary school teacher groped a teenage girl on school property and then laughed as she moved away from him. The year-old, who played for the Tall Blacks in the s, initially claimed the indecent assault was an accident, but later changed his mind and pleaded guilty. At one last year, she agreed when he asked her to massage his calf muscles, and let him massage hers in return. She initially said she felt comfortable, but he then indecently assaulted her.
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Home Contact Jobs Sitemap. This is an overview of West Virginia juvenile law and court procedures. It is intended to provide a framework for understanding West Virginia's juvenile justice system. This overview can be used as a training tool for juvenile justice system personnel, law enforcement, students, and the public. It is accurate as of February It is not intended to explain every nuance of juvenile law and procedure.
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Three juvenile defenders stand alone in a hushed court room as the judge administers the oath. The room is seated, and the presiding judge explains court proceedings. Two of the respondent teens are led out of the room and a different oath is administered to the jury and the remaining respondent. The trial begins.
Teen Court hosts a wide array of classes designed to address specific issues that many defendants experience. In addition to classes hosted by Teen Court at the Municipal Courthouse, Teen Court also offers referrals to outside programs hosted by other organizations in Colorado Springs. Each class is assigned to a defendant based on their specific offense and pattern of behavior.