What do they have to say?
| "We should have stricter rules for the jury. Some of the teens think it is
effective and that it is also a good idea."
- Jamie, defense attorney
| "The one thing I really enjoy is seeing kids change in a positive
-Jim Kisselburg, Program Director.
| "The biggest reward is seing teens that have been in the system NOT COME
BACK. Also it is nice to a get a great deal of participation and support form the
-Carla, Teen Courn Alumnus, 1995
| "I've seen a very positive response from most participants - I think a
sentence handed down from your peers makes students think."
-Doug, Teen Court Volunteer Trainer
| "The one thing I enjoy about Teen Court is the adrenalin rush and the
atmosphere associated with a court of law. I think the defendants are intimidated by this
system. This program is effective because it wakes the defendents up."
-Melissa, Prosecuting / Defense Attorney
| "The one thing I really enjoy about participating in Teen Court is the
ability to take part in the law and punishment procedure."
-Brian, Prosecuting Attorney
| "My role in Teen Court is in giving the defendants what they deserve,so
they will learn their lesson. What I enjoy about participating in this process is it
teaches teens a lesson about what they have done."
-Amanda, Prosecuting Attorney
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