system altogether or
whether juvenile courts are the best institutions to deal fairly with these
so-called status offenders. Should we end the courts' authority over
truants, runaways, and incorrigible children? Advocate Charles, .
Thank you very much, Mr. Nesson. Advocate Margaret
Marshall, a distinguished Boston attorney says, "No."
Mr. Nesson is saying the courts should not be
permitted to help troubled children. We disagree. Tonight I, ?
What does the school do?
Well, we operate a residential treatment center
and three day centers in New York City, one in the South Bronx, Central
Moderator: Michael Dukakis Advocate: Charles Nesson Advocate: Margaret Marshall Witnesses: Kenneth Wooden – Investigative Reporter Judge Luke Quinn – Genessee County, MI T. George Silcott – The Wiltwyck School, Mount Kisco NY John Milligan – Juvenile Judge, Canton Ohio