Kids in Placement Describe Abuse, Isolation and Lack of Education

Samantha Melamed, philly.com •

“My mother thought going to a juvenile holding facility would be good for me,” she said. “She thought I would be safe. She didn’t realize I would be abused, strip-searched, mistreated, or that I wouldn’t be able to continue my education.”

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