Friday, March 25, 2011

Wise prison policy: Separating juveniles

http://www.gazette.net/stories/03252011/poliedi200025_32541.php


(Excerpt) PLEASE READ FULL ARTICLE, so important for the "children"

The evidence points to why this is a sensible approach. According to the advocacy group, juveniles who spent time in adult prisons are likelier to commit violent crimes than their counterparts who were treated as juveniles for the same offenses. They also were more likely to be recidivists

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