The last of nine teens got probation today in the Long Beach Halloween assault of three white women. It's a case that's unsettled a city known for diversity and raised questions about the juvenile justice system. We get several perspectives. On Reporter’s Notebook, a listener talks back to a charge of racism.
Race, Violence and the Juvenile Courts
From this Episode:
Was the Judge Lenient in Sentencing Long Beach Teens?
When nine black teenagers were convicted of the Halloween beating of three white women in Long Beach, there was delight on one side and outrage on the other. As the when...
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