Zero Tolerance And Detention Don't Work In Juvenile Justice. They Don't Work In Immigration Either
Nelson Mandela wrote, “there can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” As attorneys defending juveniles in criminal custody and immigrants facing deportation, we are deeply worried for our nation’s soul. Parallels between the current immigration crisis and that of citizen children accused of delinquency reveal lessons, not yet learned, about the harrowing long-term impact of zero-tolerance and detention on the lives of children.
Zero Tolerance And Detention Don't Work In Juvenile Justice. They Don't Work In Immigration Either,
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