write an essay investigating changes that were made to the
juvenile system by the cases below. Determine what the system was like before
and after the following cases:
Kent
v. United States, 383 U.S. 581 (1966);
In
re Gault, 387 U.S. 1 (1967);
In
re Winship, 397 U.S. 358 (1970);
McKeiver
v. Pennsylvania, 403 U.S. 528 (1971);
Breed
v. Jones, 421 U.S. 519 (1975);
Oklahoma
Publishing Co. v. District Court in and for Oklahoma City, 430 U.S.
308 (1977);
Eddings
v. Oklahoma, 455 U.S. 104 (1982);
Schall
v. Martin, 467 U.S. 253 (1984);
Thompson
v. Oklahoma, 484 U.S. 260 (1988);
Stanford
v. Kentucky, 492 U.S. 361 (1989); and
Roper
v. Simmons, 543 U.S. 551 (2005).