Tag Archive for: discrimination


Panel Discusses Mental Illness Stigma Facing Minorities – The Gainesville Sun

The stigma associated with mental illness, especially in the black community, often serves as a barrier to those who need to be treated for mental illness related issues. Eliminating that stigma was the focus of a town hall discussion held…
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2018 Making the Case for Life Seminar

Registration for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers' Making the Case for Life Seminar has opened. Make the case...for your client's life at NACDL's 20th Annual Making the Case for Life Seminar. Race and discrimination continue…
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Juvenile Law Center Releases New Report on Solitary Confinement in Juvenile Facilities

Last week, the Juvenile Law Center released its new report, Unlocking Youth: Legal Strategies to End Solitary Confinement in Juvenile Facilities. The report was able to make a number of findings: The use of solitary confinement in juvenile…