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Juvenile Law Center Blog Article: Rutgers Hate Crime and "Youth as a Defense": Misconceptions Abound

Monday, March 26, 2012   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Taylor Stockdell
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Juvenile Law Center Blog Article: Rutgers Hate Crime and "Youth as a Defense": Misconceptions Abound

A recent and disturbing New York Times headline underscores how little is understood about youth, human brain development, and the law. This is exactly how harmful public perceptions are created and perpetuated—when people in influential positions make sweeping conclusions based upon incomplete information. The headline read: "Rutgers Verdict Repudiates Notion of Youth as a Defense."

http://jlc.org/blog/rutgers-hate-crime-and-youth-defense-misconceptions-abound


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