Two parties to a lawsuit decide to make an agreement instead of continuing the case through a trial and accept a judge's order based upon this agreement. This is called a _____.
This allows a juvenile's case to be diverted without formal charges as long as the juvenile meets prescribed conditions.
This 2012 case set forth that mandatory life-without-parole sentencing for juvenile homicide offenders violates the Eighth Amendment' prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.
This concept established the government's protection of children's welfare.