Guards have been leading regular fight nights at the Phoenix Program, an intensive, specialized unit for Texas’ most troubled juvenile inmates.
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More than 11 percent of juveniles locked up in Texas’ state-run facilities reported being sexually victimized in the last year, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Justice. Texas’ juvenile justice agency says its own numbers are much lower.
More than half the kids in Texas’ juvenile justice system have some history of sexual abuse, domestic violence or some other major trauma, and—according […]