Your Name: Gladys Olivares
Your State: Nevada
Your Role: Compact Office Staff
Type of Return: Voluntary Return: Absconder
Rule(s) Applied: Youth be detained pending transport back to ND
Circumstances of the return: Youth was a parole absconder, had been AWOL for 7 months. Picked up in LA County.
How the ICJ Rules assisted in the return: Following the rule for absconders helped keep everything as organized as possible.
Issues that occurred in the course of the return: LA County judge was seriously thinking about keeping youth even though she was a parole absconder. After a few court hearings, youth was finally ordered back to Nevada.
What didn’t the ICJ Rules address with regard to the return: The rule was exactly what made everything go smoothly after the form III was signed. Nothing was not addressed in the rules.
Tip(s) Learned: N/A