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In re Ronald J.
In re Ronald J., 2017 IL App (4th) 160855 (April 11, 2017)
DELINQUENT MINORS The Fourth District vacated the commitment to the Department of Juvenile Justice because of a lack of evidence regarding a statutory factor, the minor’s educational background. 705 ILCS 405/5-750(1)(D). He was not estopped from omplaining about the lack of evidence, even though he did not cooperate with the social investigation after having been ordered to go to Court Services. The Fourth District held that the constitutional right to remain silent extended to sentencing of delinquent juveniles....[More]