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Sixth Conference on the Future of Adversarial Systems

Juvenile Criminal Justice and Human Rights:
Comparative and International Perspectives

Chapel Hill, N.C., U.S.A., April 11 - 12, 2014

Friday Morning, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Welcome and Dedication

Nick Bala, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada

"Youth Justice in Canada: Legal Reforms Reduce Use of Court & Custody
Despite Law n' Order Rhetoric."

Claudia Cesari, Macerata, Italy

“Juvenile criminal proceeding in Italy: between tradition and innovation, strengths and weaknesses of a new model.”

Kevin Haines, Swansea, Wales

“The Dragonisation of Youth Justice in Wales.”

Friday Afternoon, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Barbara Woodhouse, Emory, USA and Sayali Bapat, Emory/India

"Balancing Prevention, Rehabilitation and Retribution: The American, Italian and Indian Perspectives on Juvenile Justice."

Frieder Duenkel, Greifswald, Germany

“Youth Justice Policy in Europe – between Minimum Intervention, Welfare and New Punitiveness”

Tamar Birckhead, UNC, USA

“Children in Isolation: The Use of Solitary Confinement in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities in the U.S. and Europe”

Saturday Morning, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Emily Buss, Chicago, USA,

“Developmental Importance of Procedure in the Juvenile Justice System.”

Jackie Hodgson, Warwick, England

"Safeguards for Young Suspects in Police Interrogation: The Juvenile as a 'Vulnerable' Person."

UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106

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