Monthly Archives: June 2009

MD Loses Control: 14 Juveniles Escape Maryland Juvenile Facility

Injuries in Md. Juvenile Justice Facilities Spike in 2008   In response to a restraint programming change in late 2007 newspapers are reporting that — Injuries in Maryland Juvenile Justice Facilities Spike in 2008. http://somd.com/news/headlines/2008/9036.shtml It does not take a … Continue reading

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NY: OCFS Group Home Worker Killed

The brutal murder of a young Lockport group home employee is just one more indictment of the current juvenile justice policies of Gladys Carrion, commissioner of the New York Office of Children and Family Services. The group home murder, the … Continue reading

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Judge Rules: Prone Restraint is NO Basis for a Lawsuit

Judge rules that the use of prone restraint is NO basis for a lawsuit.  Judge Daniel Didier said there was not basis for the lawsuit filed against the Ocean View School District, two teachers and the city of Huntington Beach.  … Continue reading

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