An updated, 2013 edition of the Hertz, Guggenheim & Amsterdam Trial Manual for Defense Attorneys in Juvenile Delinquency Cases is now available, free of charge, on National Juvenile Defender Center website. A complete how-to guidebook for handling juvenile court cases, the Manual covers every phase of the juvenile court process, from arrest and intake through appeals, with sound advice from distinguished experts. This definitive hornbook will be extremely useful to both the new and veteran attorney, and incorporates scholarly writings, statutes, and cases from jurisdictions across the nation. The Manual is an invaluable resource on the law as it is applied to youth at each stage of the delinquency process.
Please follow this link to view the new edition of this invaluable resource: http://njdc.info/pdf/2013_Juvenile_Trial_Manual-Updated_Full_Version.pdf (1041 pages)
FYI - DPA has also published the Kentucky Juvenile Advocacy Manual (72 pages)