From Cheerleader to Inmate: How Teen's Relationship With Underage Girlfriend Landed Her in JailUploader: Vudokazahn 5 month ago Subscribe 2
Minority youth are also disproportionately represented in incarcerated populations, and a report from the National Council on Crime and Delinquency found that minority youth are treated more severely than white youth at every point of contact with the system—from arrest, to detention, to adjudication, to incarceration—even when charged with the same crime. While in jail, Abdullah became friends with Jessica Burlew , a severely mentally ill teen who had been charged as an adult for accidentally strangling an older man during an apparent sex act in Some people are stronger than others. Having my freedom taken away is the worst thing that ever happened to me. And keep myself busy, occupied.