Decision Points: Pursuing Innovation in Prosecution
It is a prosecutor's duty to pursue equity and justice so that all individuals can pursue their lives free from crime and without fear from oppression. So reads the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys' mission statement in its The Prosecutor's Policy G...
Why do US courts still shackle children accused of minor crimes?
Adults accused of the most heinous crimes regularly come into courtrooms without restraints. But every day youngsters accused of minor transgressions are led into the courthouse in irons. Young people who have been shackled in court frequently describe the...
10th Anniversary National Prosecution Summit: Community Prosecution for Safer Communities
The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (APA), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance present the 10th Anniversary National Prosecution Summit taking place on November 16th-18th, 2015 in Washington, DC. This s...
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