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Resource ID: #16918
Subject: Juvenile Justice System
Source: The Progressive
Date: Oct-00


Numerous accounts of abuse and even death at juvenile boot camps have lead to a high degree of scrutiny. And because boot camps have a "64 to 75 percent recidivism rate" they are the least effective of any rehabilitation program. Many states such as Maryland, Georgia and California have shut down their state-run boot camp programs.

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