Juvenile Justice: A Secret World

Number 22373
Subject Juvenile Justice System
Source Courier-Journal (Louisville, Ky.)
State KY
Year 2005
Publication Date 12/18/05
Summary This investigation looks into the juvenile justice system of Kentucky and secrecy laws intended to protect juvenile offenders and help them transition back into society. The series questions whether or not these secrecy laws are protecting the juvenile offenders or injuring the community by not revealing juvenile sex offenders and those convicted of violent acts. The investigation also analyzes whether funds spent on rehabilitating the youth has been worth it.
Category General
Pages 15
Keywords juvenile courts;minors;secrecy laws; rehabilitation;juvenile offenders;Department of Juvenile Justice;CAR
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