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Latino youth are treated more harshly by the justice system than white youth, for the same offenses, at all stages in the justice system including police stops, arrests, detention, waiver to the adult criminal justice system, and sentencing.

May 20, 2009

Civil RightsCriminal JusticeJuvenile Justice

Gang violence and gang-related issues in the District of Columbia require immediate attention and the implementation of strategies with demonstrated effectiveness. However, in crafting their response, policymakers must adequately consider […]

September 20, 2004

Criminal Justice SystemJuvenile & Criminal JusticeLegislationPolicy and Legislation

Soon after the founding of NCLR in 1968–in the midst of urban riots following the assassinations of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy, at a time when some […]

December 31, 1968

Civil RightsDr. Martin Luther KingJr.Robert Kennedy