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Youth Justice Milwaukee

Youth Justice Milwaukee is a broad-based campaign advocating for community-based, family-centered, restorative programs as an alternative to locking up children in Wisconsin’s youth prisons. Youth Justice Milwaukee represents a coalition of persons who were incarcerated as youth, families of youth who are or were incarcerated, service providers, and local and national youth justice advocates.

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Youth Justice Milwaukee: Decision to Close Lincoln Hills Youth Prison Long Overdue

Youth Justice Milwaukee co-founders Jeffery Roman and Sharlen Moore released the following statement in response…

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Petition to Bring Our Youth Home!

For years, the state of Wisconsin has failed to protect some of our most vulnerable…

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Action Alert: Oppose AB 90 and AB 87!

ACTION ALERT! Oppose AB 90 and AB 87 On Tuesday, May 30th The Wisconsin Assembly,…

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We Need Data-Driven Reforms to Milwaukee’s Juvenile Justice System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2017 CONTACT: Ianthe Metzger| | 202-800-8169 MILWAUKEE – Today,…

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