7.What is a reverse waiver hearing? Under what circumstances such a hearing might be conducted?8.What are five types of blended sentencing statutes? What are some positive benefits of blended sentencing statues for serious and violent juvenile offenders?
2. Under what circumstances are public defenders appointed to juvenile offenders? Do different types of defense counsel, public or private make a difference in juvenile proceedings? Why? 3. How is a defense attorney’s presence ensure that a juvenile’s due process rights are preserved? What are guardians ad litem, and what are their functions?