act of delinquency

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  • delinquency — n. (pl. ies) 1 a a crime, usu. not of a serious kind; a misdeed. b minor crime in general, esp. that of young people (juvenile delinquency). 2 wickedness (moral delinquency; an act of delinquency). 3 neglect of one s duty. Etymology: eccl. L… …   Useful english dictionary

  • delinquency — de·lin·quen·cy /di liŋ kwən sē/ n pl cies 1 a: the quality or state of being delinquent b: juvenile delinquency contributing to the delinquency of a minor …   Law dictionary

  • delinquency — Synonyms and related words: aberrance, aberrancy, abnormality, amorality, arrear, arrearage, arrears, atrocity, backsliding, bad debt, breach, carnality, crime, crime against humanity, criminality, deadly sin, decline, defalcation, default,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • delinquency — noun (plural cies) Date: 1625 1. a. a delinquent act b. conduct that is out of accord with accepted behavior or the law; especially juvenile delinquency 2. a debt on which payment is …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • delinquency proceeding — A proceeding in juvenile court, usually civil in nature for the purpose of placing a delinquent child under the control of the court; a proceeding in juvenile court for an adjudication of the status of a child in the nature of a guardianship… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • failure to act — index delinquency (failure of duty), inaction Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • indifference to act — index delinquency (failure of duty) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Juvenile delinquency — This article is about antisocial or illegal behavior by children or adolescents. For the song, see Teenage Crime (song). Criminology and penology Theories Causes and correlates of crime Anomie Differential association …   Wikipedia

  • Juvenile delinquency in the United States — In the United States, a juvenile delinquent is a person who has not yet reached the age of majority, and whose behavior has been labeled as a Juvenile delinquent by a court. The specific requirements vary from state to state. In the United States …   Wikipedia

  • Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act — The Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 is a United States federal law providing funds to states that follow a series of guidelines regarding the rights of juvenile offenders. The purpose of the legislation is to reduce… …   Wikipedia

  • Community Reinvestment Act — The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA, Pub.L. 95 128, title VIII of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1977, 91 Stat. 1147, 12 U.S.C. § 2901 et seq.) is a United States federal law designed to encourage commercial… …   Wikipedia

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