There is always a great deal of confusion over how a juvenile adjudication affects one as an adult. It is not a conviction, after all – it is an adjudication. The records are supposed to be confidential, too. Most minor juvenile adjudications can be sealed and destroyed as well. However, when one suffers a strike offense as a juvenile, its shadow extends into one’s life as a adult, including having an affect on AB109 eligiblity to serve time in county jail for certain felonies. To read more about this issue, click on the following link.