The United States incarcerates more of its youth than any other country in the world through the juvenile courts and the adult criminal justice system.(Photo by:juvenilecourt.nashville.gov)
Crime

Black children continue to be sent to adult courts, jails at alarmingly high rates

NASHVILLE PRIDE — Juvenile arrest rates have fallen sharply in recent years, but Black youth are disproportionately sent to adult court by judges at some of the highest percentages seen in 30 years […read more]

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