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Juvenile InJustice: Charging Youth as Adults is Ineffective, Biased, and Harmful

Juvenile InJustice: Charging Youth as Adults is Ineffective, Biased, and Harmful

PUBLICATION YEAR

2017

RESOURCE TYPES

Reports

COURT TYPES

Juvenile

Resource Description

This report evaluates the health and equity impacts of charging youth as adults in criminal court. This report is meant to elevate the lived experiences of young people who have been tried as adults and to understand those experiences in the context of policy and public health research.

The full report can be accessed here.