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Substance Use and Delinquent Behavior Among Serious Adolescent Offenders
(NCJ 232790) December 2010
OJJDP Pathways to Desistance, Grant
Mulvey, E.P.; Schubert, C.A.; and Chassin, L.
 
Based on the findings of the Pathways to Desistance study, which monitored approximately 1,300 serious juvenile offenders for 7 years after their convictions, this paper focuses on findings related to the link between adolescent substance use and serious offending.
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