Juvenile Hall Is No Place For Children


 

Barbed wire (rusting after years of hard work)...
Barbed wire (rusting after years of hard work) Français : Vieux fil de fer barbelé rouillé Italiano: Filo spinato (arrugginito) Русский: Колючая проволока, покрытая ржавчиной (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Juvenile Hall Is No Place for Kids

Posted: 10/31/2012 3:34 pm
The local detention center where my juvenile clients are held while their cases are pending is called the “Youth Home.” The irony of the label is never lost on me, as the contrast between the name and the reality could hardly be more stark.

The rundown building is surrounded by barbed wire. Inside, kids sleep in narrow locked cells, no different from what you’d find in an adult jail. They are subjected to strip searches and attend an hour or two of “school” in a crowded room filled with a random selection of books. …

 

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7 thoughts on “Juvenile Hall Is No Place For Children

      1. Yez u can. Nominate those that u feel are deserving. By the way I am interested in ur book but I would like it 4 my nook. Iz that possible?

      2. Sorry 4 sending tha wrong message to u. Yez u can nominate Glenn Langohr 4 tha sunshine award. Waiting to check out ur article upon completion.

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