juvenile court(redirected from Juvenile justice)
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A court having jurisdiction over matters involving children below a certain age, especially those who may be delinquent, in need of supervision, subject to adoption, or charged with committing a criminal offense, but are not be tried in adult criminal court.
(Law) the former name for youth court
a law court having jurisdiction over youths, generally those of less than 18 years.