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Models for Change: Illinois Workplan

Published Oct 31, 2007, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

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Outlines reform efforts in the second Model state, Illinois, which focusing on bringing about change in three areas identified as already ripe for improvement: juvenile court jurisdiction; community-based alternatives to secure confinement; and disproportionate minority contact with the juvenile justice system. Identifies Civitas ChildLaw Center as the state's lead entity.

Reform areas: Community-based alternatives, Racial-ethnic fairness/DMC

States: Illinois

Categories: Initiative materials

Tags: MFC

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