Juvenile Law

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New Matter in protracted custody litigation not the type of pleading subject to Dragonetti, P.J.A. v. H.C.N., February 13, 2017

Common Law Infancy Defense Remains Viable in Criminal Prosecutions for Conduct Committed before age 14

The common law defense of infancy remains applicable in criminal proceedings where the defendant is being prosecuted for conduct committed before the age of 14, the Pennsylvania Superior Court ruled in Com. v. Martz.

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