The criminal justice system applies adult consequences to youth, disregarding the still-developing brain of teens. Changing the model to rehabilitation and prevention positively impacts the lives of young people, their families, and the larger community. This forum, recorded October 25, 2021, features speakers Lauren Ramseur with Voices of Jubilee and Valerie Slater with RISE for Youth.

Coordinated by the Public Policy Witness Ministry of Presbytery of the James.

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