Four robberies with nine victims in less than a month. These circumstances led a juvenile court judge to decide a 16-year-old Killeen teen would face trial as an adult. Malik R. Boone is accused of nine counts of aggravated robbery stemming from the four incidents, which beganRead more
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Michele Deitch, an expert on prison reform and juvenile justice and an award-winning teacher at the University of Texas, addresses the problem of youth who are prosecuted in the adult criminal justiceRead more
Recalcitrant red states have done little — or nothing — to promote Obamacare. Yet their residents are getting health coverage by the millions.
Across the country, efforts to resist or undermine the law persist. Calls for repeal haven’t died down. Most of the states with Republicans inRead more
The Navy should consider phasing out its use of highly enriched uranium as fuel for nuclear-powered vessels in favor of a low enriched alternative, which is not as easily converted into nuclear weapons, a new study recommends.
The Federation of American Scientists study said there