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October 21, 2016

Baltimore

Maryland parole commission says it will hold hearings for hundreds of juvenile lifers
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Brooklyn

Ken Thompson’s legacy of conviction review will live on
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A Look Back at Ken Thompson’s 2015 Interview With TransAlt
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Gov. Cuomo won't be appointing a new district attorney in Brooklyn

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Chicago

No more shackling juveniles in court, Illinois Supreme Court rules 

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Houston

FBI goes after accused human traffickers in Operation Cross Country

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Los Angeles

LA County Supervisors Vote to Reform Juvenile Justice System

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A proposition to legalize pot raises DUI concerns: 'We are going to start losing folks in astronomical numbers'

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San Diego

Community punch-out benefits inner-city youth

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San Francisco

Prop. 57 could shorten prison time for thousands of inmates

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St. Louis

North City church comes together to dismiss crime

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New group tackles children's firearm safety

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This newsletter was supported by Grant No. 2014-YX-BX-K001 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.
 
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