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Posted on: March 20, 2015

Juvenile Justice System Alternatives Lucas County Juvenile Court's efforts on C-SPAN

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Stacy Teicher Khadaroo talked about her Christian Science Monitor article, “Keeping Kids From Crime: How Alternatives to Lockups Are Changing Juvenile Justice,” on the juvenile justice system and alternatives to incarcerating children. She spoke at length about a 16-year Treyvon in Lucas County Ohio who was arrested for robbing someone on a bike. When Treyvon was sentenced, the judge determined that he was a low-risk for being a re-offender, so he was assigned a mentor rather than being placed in a juvenile justice facility.

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