Critics Seek TX Juvenile Lockup Closure After Sex Reports

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After a conviction and multiple arrests stemming from sexual misconduct cases at a Texas lockup for minors, juvenile justice reform advocates are calling for the state to close all state-run secure facilities for youths, reports the Texas Tribune. On Thursday, advocates from reform groups asked Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Joe Straus to create a joint legislative . . .

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