Tuesday, March 6, 2012

A STEP IN THE "RIGHT" DIRECTION~Co. assembly acts/protect youth accused of crimes

http://www.hrw.org/news/2012/03/06/uscolorado-assembly-acts-protect-youth-accused-crimes

Excerpt-please read full article
“Choosing to hold youth in facilities actually designed for them is a step in the right direction,” Kysel said. “The next step is to further ensure that children accused of wrongdoing are treated like children – who can grow, change, and be rehabilitated – when charged, tried, and sentenced.”
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Advocates have been campaigning for this move for many years!!

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