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Saturday, March 24 • 11:00am - 12:25pm
Decriminalizing Childhood: Removing Youth from the Adult Criminal Justice System

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This session will cover significant youth justice campaigns across the South that are focused on keeping youth out of adult courts, jails, and prisons, with an emphasize on efforts in North Carolina and South Carolina.  

Speakers
avatar for Jeree Thomas

Jeree Thomas

Campaign for Youth Justice
Jeree Thomas is the Policy Director at the Campaign for Youth Justice. She provides research and policy support to state advocates trying to end the prosecution, sentencing, and incarceration of youth in the adult criminal justice system.  Before joining the Campaign, Jeree served as a Skadden Fellow and staff attorney with the JustChildren Program. She also served as the campaign manager of RISE for Youth, a statewide juvenile de-incarceration effort... Read More →
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Tracey Tucker

Campaign for Youth Justice
Tracey Tucker is the Raise the Age SC Coalition Coordinator at the Campaign for Youth Justice. Over the past 20 years, Tracey has worked as a teacher and social worker. As a teacher, Tracey taught social studies and special education.  As a social worker, she has worked with vari... Read More →


Saturday March 24, 2018 11:00am - 12:25pm
Room A Hannah S. Block Community Arts Center