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Why Juvenile Detention Makes Teens Worse

Parents have always warned teenagers against falling in with the wrong crowd, those kids they consider bad influences. Now a new study of juvenile detention in...

Texas Eases 'Zero-Tolerance' Laws

The stories of children who have been suspended for violations of zero-tolerance school policies are legion and often involve absurd situations. Take the...

Getting the Juvenile-Justice System to Grow Up

If it's not the biggest scandal in American legal history, many are calling it at least the darkest day for the country's troubled juvenile-justice system. For...

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