Monthly Archives: July 2013

Op-Ed: Congressional Committees Gut Funding to Cut Juvenile Justice Racial and Ethnic Disparities

(The following opinion piece was authored by Liz Ryan for JJIE) This past week, the House and Senate Appropriators approved substantial reductions in juvenile justice funding, including critical funding to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system. The House bill contains only $20 million for all states to implement Title II of