August 2014 – The Youth Project

Monthly Archives: August 2014

Juvenile Justice to Get Greater Oversight in Illinois

Gov. Pat Quinn is getting cheered by justice advocates this week after signing off on Senate Bill 2352, which would create the Office of Independent Juvenile Ombudsman within the Illinois juvenile prison system. The ombudsman, to be appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate, would oversee the conditions of incarceration
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