Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Report Confirms Need for NV Juvenile Justice Reform

http://www.foxreno.com/11at11/29384983/detail.html

A new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation provides evidence that youth correctional facilities do not keep kids from committing crimes later or benefit public safety, while wasting taxpayer dollars and exposing young people to violence and abuse.

Changes in "juvenile law reform" is imperative in ALL states, children are simply NOT adults, and are NOT allow the "amenities", that of an adult. Brain maturity/development does NOT reach it's full development until around the age of 25.
FOR REFERENCE....
http://prospect.org/cs/articles?article=adolescents_maturity_and_the_law IMO

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