Unequal Justice Juvenile Detention Numbers Are Down, But Bias Persists – Part 3

Spohn believes JDAI has been less than successful in keeping some low and medium risk youth out of detention – which is the whole point of the thing,” adding, “We still probably do have youth that end up in detention that shouldn’t be there.”...
Posted On 12 Apr 2018

Mexican Federal Elections

The Federal elections in Mexico will take place on July 1st, 2018. During said elections, Mexicans will vote for their President, 128 Senators and 500 members of the Lower Chamber. They will also elect Governors and members of the local congresses for Guanajuato, Veracruz,...
Posted On 12 Apr 2018

Juvenile Justice Advocacy: Working to Help Local Youth – Part 2

There are the typical challenges families face, including poverty. “Poverty impacts where families are able to live and may expose them to environments where there may be more crime. Or the student may have more unstructured time where they’re not in sports or other...
Posted On 12 Apr 2018