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More Juvenile Judges than Public Defenders? The Sorry State of Justice in Georgia

More Juvenile Judges than Public Defenders? The Sorry State of Justice in Georgia | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Adults who cannot afford a lawyer stay in jail for months after arrest, and children at risk for detention go through the courts without access to a public defender, according to the 85-page complaint.
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TN: Long-time Prosecutor Gets Slap on the Wrist for Willfully Hiding Evidence of an Alternate Suspect | The Open File


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Alberta government records offer detail into deaths of kids, teens known to welfare system

Alberta government records offer detail into deaths of kids, teens known to welfare system | up2-21 | Scoop.it
On Wednesday, the province revealed 741 children known to child welfare have died since 1999, 596 more than previously reported. Who were these children?
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Man Accused Of Filming Nude Children All Over World

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AMSTERDAM (AP) — Prosecutors have accused a Dutch man of abusing around 400 boys and girls aged 12-14 he met in online chat rooms, coercing them into committing sexual acts via webcam.
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Prioritizing Assistance After Jail

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If You Read It Here, It's A Crime. America's most comprehensive source of news on crime, and resources on criminal justice.
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More than 100 parents protest as Arizona school chooses from three pro-abortion sex ed courses | LifeSiteNews.com

More than 100 parents protest as Arizona school chooses from three pro-abortion sex ed courses | LifeSiteNews.com | up2-21 | Scoop.it
The ADF said that Tuesday
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NYU study on incarcerated youth shows potential to lower anti-social behavior and recidivism - YottaFire

The researchers investigated the impact of cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness training on attentional task performance in incarcerated adolescents Researchers at the New York University College of Nursing (NYUCN), the University of Miami,...
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7 kids found in motel in ‘putrid' conditions

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They were hungry, filthy, barely clothed for the freezing temperatures and living in the cramped confines of a urine-soaked motel room.Now, the custody of seven children – ranging in age from a week or two...
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Oklahoma Lawmaker Pushes Bill To Stop Ludicrous “Gun” Related Suspensions In Schools

Oklahoma Lawmaker Pushes Bill To Stop Ludicrous “Gun” Related Suspensions In Schools | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Steve Watson | No more punishments for hand gestures, toy weapons, or food bitten into gun shapes.
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Acquitted, but still serving life without parole since he was 16!

Acquitted, but still serving life without parole since he was 16!

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Youth Radio Podcast: Uncovering The Injustice In The Justice System | Youth Radio

Youth Radio Podcast: Uncovering The Injustice In The Justice System | Youth Radio | up2-21 | Scoop.it
This week on the Youth Radio Podcast, we take a close look at two policies within the juvenile justice system: sentencing and restitution, the practice of making youth offenders pay fines to the state, and to the victims of their crimes.
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Incarcerated Youth: the disturbing effects of prolonged solitary confinement | The Chicago Monitor

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End the Prison-Industrial Complex

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There are plenty of legitimate reasons to send someone to prison, but profit is not among them. Unfortunately, it is an obscenely large reason that American prisons today house more inmates than any other country on this planet.
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This Is What Solitary Confinement Does to Your Face - 1 of 19

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“It was like coming back from the dead,” said one prisoner in isolation in California’s Pelican Bay State Prison of seeing his own photograph for the first time in over 20 years. “I saw an old man,” noted another.

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Crack-Smoking Mom Caused Daughter's Hands To Freeze Together: Cops

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A mother in Pittsburgh has been arrested after allegedly forcing her daughter to outside in freezing temperatures so she could smoke crack.
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Middle School Cafeteria Worker Raped Friend's Son: Police

Middle School Cafeteria Worker Raped Friend's Son: Police | up2-21 | Scoop.it
A food service worker at a Massachusetts middle school is accused of raping a boy.
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Review: Wearable Filip Phone/Tracker

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The Filip phone, worn like a bracelet, keeps track of a child when paired with an app downloaded to a parent’s mobile device.
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More detail given on medical breach at prison

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A nurse at an Arizona prison may have contaminated insulin vials with a needle that she used to test several prisoners' blood sugar, officials said Thursday as they released more details about 24 inmates' potential exposure to hepatitis and HIV.
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Raymond Hull: Dad with 22 children spared jail to care for baby after drug dealing conviction

Raymond Hull: Dad with 22 children spared jail to care for baby after drug dealing conviction | up2-21 | Scoop.it
Feckless Raymond Hull, who says it's just luck that every time he has a one-night stand the woman gets pregnant, was spared prison to care for his baby son
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2-Year-Old Allegedly Starved By Parents Looked Like 'Auschwitz Child'

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has ordered a Philadelphia man and woman to stand trial in the starvation of their disabled toddler, saying the girl looked "like an Auschwitz child" when she died.
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Virginia predicts need for more prison beds if oral sex is banned for teens | The Raw Story

Virginia predicts need for more prison beds if oral sex is banned for teens | The Raw Story | up2-21 | Scoop.it
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