Barry C, Feld, My Life in Crime: An Intellectual History of the Juvenile Justice Court

With the approaching 50th anniversary of In re Gault, this symposium will provide an overview of the history and changes within the field of juvenile justice in the last fifty years, along with reflection on the topic and suggestions on how to move forward. Professor Barry Feld's work, My Life in Crime, which he presented at the 2016 ACJS Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado, is the featured piece in this symposium. Professor Feld's piece will discuss the intellectual history of the juvenile justice field, as well as his personal contributions to the juvenile justice system.