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Reauthorizing the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: The Impact on Latino Youth

Published Feb 4, 2011, Marguerite Moeller

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This paper analyzes the impact on Latino youth of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 and provides recommendations for a reauthorization of the law that takes a rational approach to juvenile justice and strengthens the well-being of Latino youth.

Reform areas: Racial-ethnic fairness/DMC

Categories: Racial-ethnic fairness/DMC

Tags: JJDPA, National, NCLR, Race, Report

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