Monthly Archives: May 2010

SC. School Fight Led to Arrest Police and Tasers

Winnsboro, SC (WLTX) – A fight at Fairfield-Central High School has led to at least 20 arrests at the school, police confirm. The incident took place around 11:30 a.m. in the cafeteria. Winnsboro Department of Public Safety Chief F.J. Lorick says the … Continue reading

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NY. OCFS Investigated for Lap Dance Caught On Camera

By Keith Goldberg Times Herald-Record Published: 2:00 AM – 05/25/10 GOSHEN — State officials are investigating an alleged X-rated party for juvenile inmates of the Goshen Residential Center that took place in December. A report Monday in the New York … Continue reading

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DC. JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM PLAGUED WITH MISMANAGEMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2010 Contact:     Michael Victorian (202) 639-6405 (202) 340-9764 CITY JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM PLAGUED WITH MISMANAGEMENT Union Says Youth Violence Directly Related to Failures of City Government (WASHINGTON) – The American Federation of Government Employees, … Continue reading

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Lancman report: OCFS policy endangers workers

 Lancman report: OCFS policy endangers workers Assemblyman Rory Lancman will release a report detailing what it concludes are the hazardous working conditions currently being experienced by state Office of Children and Family Services employees who work in the juvenile justice … Continue reading

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Judge Rules to Keep Legal Aid’s Class Action Suit Against OCFS in NYC

• In another Legal Aid-related suit, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is co-counsel along with the society in a class action that claims juveniles held in New York’s youth detention facilities suffer from widespread physical abuse and a lack of adequate … Continue reading

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