J.A. Butts's research while affiliated with Urban Institute and other places

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Unlike adults, children have no right to a speedy trial, and usually don't get one.


... Internationally, recognition of the significance for the right for juvenile defendants to be tried within a reasonable time has become an issue of increasing importance, reflected in several research reports and academic studies examining the matter (see, for example, Bleeker, 2016;Butts et al., 2009;Butts and Sanborn, 1999;International Legal Foundation, 2014). ...