JUVENILE DELINQUENT

JUVENILE DELINQUENT

juvenile delinquent. A minor who is guilty of criminal behavior, usu. punishable by special laws not pertaining to adults. ¡ª Sometimes shortened to delinquent. ¡ª Also termed juvenile offender; youthful offender; delinquent minor. See OFFENDER. [Cases: Infants 153. C.J.S. Infants ¡ì¡ì 33¨C35, 41¨C42, 64, 67.]
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