Beyond Scared Straight -Juvenile Justice Reform: New York Judge Seeks New System for Juveniles

Via Scoop.itJuvenile Justice

New York State has long dealt with 16- and 17-year-old defendants more severely than almost every other state, trying all of them as adults in criminal courts. Now, New York’s chief judge is calling for a less punitive approach that would focus on finding ways to rehabilitate them.
Via juveniledefendants.blogspot.com

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