[Highlights from the week’s juvenile justice and justice related articles, reports, videos and more that are worth your time.]

via NY Times: ‘The War on Drugs is a Failure’ 
The Gregory Brothers’ latest musical mash-up features Gov. Chris Christie, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, former Congressman Ron Paul and special guests who argue for the reform of U.S. drug laws.

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via Mistakes Kids Makes: ‘All Kids Make Mistakes’
66% of kids who have been incarcerated never return to school. It doesn’t have to be this way. All kids make mistakes, and all kids deserve the chance to be held accountable but learn from those mistakes. Learn more at http://mistakeskidsmake.org/

via JJIE.org: ‘Juvenile Detention Alternatives Gain Ground in States, D.C’
Last week, juvenile justice system practitioners and advocates in all fields convened in Atlanta, Georgia to discuss the current state of juvenile incarceration and detention alternatives for the future.
Read about the conference HERE

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[The Short List is published on Tuesday mornings and features highlights from the week’s juvenile justice and justice related articles, reports, videos and more that are worth your time.]

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