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Gascón Touts `Restorative’ Youth Justice Process for Eligible Offenders

Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón Wednesday touted his office’s new youth justice diversion program as a “restorative” alternative to traditional, more punitive, means of handling youth offenders. “This is work that’s been proven to not only reduce recidivism but create more safety for the community,” Gascón said of programs such as his, which […]