See State v. James, 902 SW 2d 911, 913-15 (Tenn. 1995):
The United States Supreme Court has not yet addressed how the principles stated by it with respect to closing criminal proceedings would apply in the context of juvenile proceedings. . . .
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In Tennessee, these concerns about juvenile proceedings are reflected in Tenn. Code Ann. § 37-1-124(d), which provides: