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California to phase out Division of Juvenile Justice, creating an opportunity for substantial reform

Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock: The Cost of Youth Incarceration" policy brief. 

Maryland inmate coronavirus death toll increases to 18 as questions remain over state’s vaccination schedule

Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.

COVID vaccines: Prisoners excluded from US plans

Quotes JPI's Director of Research and Policy Ryan King.

Maryland spent $5.8 million on a youth jail against expert advice. Now its closure could mark a shift in juvenile justice

Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.

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