Daily Archives: August 2, 2012

Lessons from Death Row Inmates: Reform the Juvenile Justice System

What happens before a murder? In looking for ways to reduce the number of death penalty cases, David R. Dow realized that a surprising number of death row inmates had similar biographies.  In discussing the need for comprehensive intervention for … Continue reading

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The Unfair Criminalization of Gay and Transgender Youth

The title of this post is the title of an issue brief authored by Jerome Hunt, and Aisha C. Moodie-Mills of the Center for American Progress.  It provides an overview of the experiences of LGBT youth in the juvenile justice system. The brief … Continue reading

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