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Treating Young Offenders Like Adults Is Bad Parenting
- Sep 9, 2016
The Atlantic interviews CJCJ's Nisha Ajmani and Mike Males, and determines that district attorneys' unfettered power to prosecute youth as adults doesn't benefit anyone — except prosecutors.
CJCJ in the news: Young and Locked Up in Silicon Valley
- Aug 3, 2016
The Santa Clara County district attorney has made a habit of charging 14-,15- and 16-year-olds as adults. Why?
California Sentencing Institute now shows county trends for 2009-2014
- Erica Webster, Jul 26, 2016
CJCJ's interactive map now shows 6-year trends for county criminal and juvenile justice practices and statewide disparities
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