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Mother's Day: Spare a Thought for Moms with Kids Behind Bars
Citing JPI.
How to ensure men are not locked out of society after having been locked up
Citing JPI.
Raise the age: Texas' 17-year-old offenders don't belong in prisons with adults and that should change.
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
Raise the Age Wave Stalled in Michigan, But Gathering Strength in Texas, North Carolina
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
New York State Resolves To Raise the Age for Juvenile Court Proceedings
Citing JPI's Marc Schindler on our new Raise the Age report.
Missouri fails 17-year-old offenders
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
Angola is not only a prison, but a very expensive nursing home
Citing JPI's Defining Violence.
Activists Hopeful ‘Torture’ of NY Teens Ends With Passage of Raise the Age Legislation This Year
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
Texas, Missouri Debate Next Step on Raise the Age
Citing JPI's Marc Schindler on our new Raise the Age report.
The Unfinished Business of Juvenile Justice
JPI's Jason Ziedenberg discussed Raise the Age.
Commentary: Texas can raise the age and keep youth, communities safe
Citing JPI's new Raise the Age report.
Let’s Celebrate Our Success and Work Toward Much-Needed Progress
Citing JPI's Sticker Shock.
Some States Are Still Sending Teens to Adult Prisons
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
Why Young People of Color Are Central To 'Raising The Age' Debates
Quoting JPI's Marc Schindler.
How to Keep Closing Prisons in a Trump Era
Citing JPI's new Raise The Age report.
Reality Check with Charles Ellison
JPI's Marc Schindler joing Reality Check with Charles Ellison on WURD Philly.
How to Reduce Juvenile Crime: Use Separate Courts
Learn more in JPI's new Raise the Age report.
End political influence of bail bonds industry: Column
Citing JPI on #BailReformMD.
Crime and the Adolescent Brain
Citing JPI's new Raise the Age report.
Is AG Jeff Sessions Quietly Waging a Second ‘War on Drugs’?
Citing JPI on mass incarceration.
Lawmakers renew debate on long-sought change for when youths become adults in criminal cases
Citing Marc Schindler on JPI's new Raise the Age report.
Adult prison sentences make no sense for children
Roy Austin cites JPI's new Raise the Age report.
Cuomo points to Rikers in push to raise age of young offenders
Citing JPI's new Raise the Age report.
States That Raise the Age See Less Recidivism, Cost Savings, JPI Report Says
Citing JPI's new report Raise The Age .
Poverty Prison
Citing JPI on the effects of cash bail.

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