Thursday, October 13, 2011

Results instead of revenge: A new plan for juvenile justice

http://news.vanderbilt.edu/2011/10/juvenile-justice-slobogin

(Excerpt-PLEASE read full article)


The book, published by Oxford University Press, proposes some radical-sounding ideas, among them that juvenile offenders should never be tried as adults and never transferred to adult prisons. Incarceration in general should only be a last-resort measure for juveniles, Slobogin argues.

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