Kids cannot drive, sit on juries, enter contracts, join the military, smoke, drink, marry, or hold political office. But, when it comes to matters of crime and punishment, the differences between children and adults are too often ignored.

We support legislation that will keep kids out of the criminal justice by putting in place common-sense juvenile justice reforms.

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2020 General Assembly

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