Juvenile Judge: My Court Was Inundated With Non-Dangerous Kids Arrested Because They 'Make Adults Mad'

From ThinkProgress Thu Dec 13 2012, 11:20:16

The United States is not just the number one jailer in the world. It also incarcerates juveniles at a rate that eclipses every other country. Evidence has long been building that schools use the correctional system as a misplaced mechanism for discipline, with children being sent to detention facilities for offenses as minor as wearing [...]

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