Contributing To The Delinquency Of A Minor Virginia Law Fairfax Attorneys Code 18.2-371

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Greens v. Commonwealth

Facts:

Defendant was convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor in violation of Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-371, based on an excessive number of unexcused school absences of one of his four minor children. He appealed the ruling of the Circuit Court of Fairfax (Virginia) to quash his appeal of a revocation of suspension of the sentence from the juvenile and domestic relations district court to the circuit court.

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Contributing To The Delinquency Of A Minor Virginia Law Fairfax Attorneys Code 18.2-371

Contributing To The Delinquency Of A Minor Virginia Law Fairfax Attorneys Code 18.2-371

Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • Any person convicted in a [juvenile] court of an offense not felonious shall have the right, at any time within ten days from such conviction, and whether or not such conviction was upon a plea of guilty, to appeal to the circuit court. There shall also be an appeal of right from any order or judgment of a district court forfeiting any recognizance or revoking any suspension of sentence.
  • Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-371:  Any person 18 years of age or older, including the parent of any child, who (i) willfully contributes to, encourages, or causes any act, omission, or condition which renders a child delinquent, in need of services, in need of supervision, or abused or neglected as defined in § 16.1-228, or (ii) engages in consensual sexual intercourse with a child 15 or older not his spouse, child, or grandchild, shall be guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. This section shall not be construed as repealing, modifying, or in any way affecting §§ 18.2-18, 18.2-19, 18.2-61, 18.2-63, and 18.2-347.

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These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.

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