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Who decides how minors are tried? Prop. 57 would change the answer - CalMatters

November 2, 2016
The scene that greeted Raymond Aguilar in his old Stockton neighborhood on his release from prison four months ago was too familiar: boarded-up windows, liquor stores, prostitutes and gang members walking the streets. Twenty-five years had passed since his conviction for second-degree murder, and nothing

EPISD violating state truancy law, groups say - El Paso Times

October 18, 2016
The El Paso Independent School District is one of two Texas school districts that are allegedly not following a new law designed to reduce the number of students who end up in truancy courts, an alliance of advocacy groups claimed on Monday.…