Unabridged juvenile court hearings, client-attorney consultations, and judge commentary make this an indispensable series for anyone studying juvenile law or court process and procedure. These videos are also an excellent way to orient any youth or family to the court process.
- Kymyada's Pretrial Consultation 15 mins
Kymyada, a teen mother, is arrested on runaway charges after her mother and godmother can’t locate her. Kymyada says the situation is nothing more than a misunderstanding after a night of going out with friends, but her mom thinks Kymyada needs more structure.
How will the judge handle this case of mother-daughter turmoil, especially when whatever she decides, will also have to be in the best interest of Kymyada’s infant child.
- Rodrick's Pretrial Consultation 20 mins
Renouncing his gang, removing his gang tattoos and seemingly turning his life around, Rodrick Brown has the support of family, friends, his probation officer and counselor as he starts life anew. When a routine night out with friends turns into a visit by police, Rodrick finds himself back inside the Lake County Juvenile Detention Center where his years of hard work might all go down the drain. This series focuses on Rodrick’s two court hearings and the roles of some of the courtroom players fill in determining what’s best for this young man struggling to keep his feet on level ground.