The change comes after Palm Beach County's Sheriff's Office reached a settlement in a federal lawsuit that alleged the practice violated the civil rights of it’s youngest inmates.
Audio, Interview (Florida)
WLRN (South Florida)
January 9, 2019
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Tags: Education, Juvenile Justice, Solitary Confinement
Organizations mentioned/involved: Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County
Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County was one the groups that led this class action lawsuit. WLRN reporter Nadege Green spoke with Melissa Duncan, an attorney with Legal Aid