Attorney General Jeff Sessions has sent a memo to federal prosecutors calling for the toughest charges possible to be filed for people taken into custody. Watch Marc Mauer’s response to the memo on CBS News:
October 20, 2017
Still increase in racial disparities in juvenile justice
We should celebrate the declines in incarceration among youth of all races and ethnicities. But let’s not overlook the way these changes aren’t benefiting all our children in the same way.