Report: System Fails Delinquent Girls

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http://www.globe.com/dailyglobe2/147/metro/Report_says_legal_system_fails_girls_in_trouble+.shtml As recent high-profile crimes in Massachusetts focused attention on delinquency among girls, a national report by a Boston-based advocacy group has found that despite a decade-old federal mandate to improve juvenile services along gender lines, the justice system continues to fail girls. The report, the first of three by the Girls Justice Initiative, said nearly . . .

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