Recent Cases

Recent Cases Relevant to Juvenile Justice

At the Juvenile Defenders Association of Pennsylvania, we like to keep our visitors and members updated on the most current cases relevant to juvenile justice. Read about the recent juvenile justice cases here.

Jun
19

Gass v. 52nd Judicial District

Medical Marijuana Probation Violation Gass v. 52nd Judicial District, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 2020 WL 3272752 (June 18, 2020)
May
21

Commonwealth v. Taylor

Commonwealth v. Taylor Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Argued: November 19, 2019 Decided: May 19, 2020
May
15

In re C.Z. (Kings Bench Petition)

In re C.Z., 24 EM 2020 (Pa. 2020) https://jlc.org/cases/re-cz
May
15

In the Interest of J.M.G.

In the Interest of J.M.G., 18 MAP 2019 (Pa. 2019) Amicus Curiae https://jlc.org/cases/interest-jmg
Dec
16

Miller v. Alabama, 567 US 460(2012)

Miller v. Alabama, 567 US 460(2012) June, 25, 2012 https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/11pdf/10-9646g2i8.pdf
Dec
9

Montgomery v. Louisiana, 136 S.Ct. 718 (2016)

Montgomery v. Louisiana, 136 S.Ct. 718 (2016) Jan. 25, 2016 https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/15pdf/14-280_3204.pdf