Critic: L.A. Teen Lockup Is The Nation’s Worst

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http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-juv19jun19,1,2592604.story?coll=la-headlines-california In a bleak corridor of the Men's Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles, up to 44 teenagers spend up to 23 1/2 hours a day locked in windowless 4-by-8-foot cells, the Los Angeles Times reports. More confined than state inmates on death row, the juveniles, mostly 16 and 17, cannot watch TV or listen to radio. They sleep on . . .

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