Petition Update

The Charlotte Observer: NC lawmakers should reject HB 217

NC Youth Justice
Carrboro, NC

Mar 27, 2013 — http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2013/03/25/3939769/bill-could-send-more-minors-to.html

Bill could send more minors to adult jails
Bill could send more minors to adult jails
Any N.C. legislator seriously favoring the part of House Bill 217 giving prosecutors authority to send children as young as 13 to adult criminal court should see last week’s “Rock Center” on NBC. What happens to many juveniles in the adult criminal justice system was on stark display.
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