Juvenile Justice

(credit: Annie Potasznik)

State Juvenile Justice Policies Under Review

Texas lawmakers are meeting on Tuesday morning to consider the rules and weigh possible changes that may be necessary for the state’s juvenile justice system.

03/25/2014

McCreight's ankle monitor

Man Says He Received Different ‘Juvenile Justice’ From Judge

Connor McCreight’s ankle monitor is a daily reminder of his past. He is still serving punishment for a crime committed when he was just 14-year-old. He says compared to admitted drunk driver Ethan Couch his sentence from the same judge was harsh.

CBS 11–12/18/2013

Texas State Capitol

Roads & Juvenile Justice Open Special Session

The Texas Senate on Tuesday will consider bills on transportation funding and juvenile justice in the first hearings of the new special session.

07/02/2013