TITLE

Spotlight on Ventura: Young Women's Perspectives on Reform in the California Youth Authority

AUTHOR(S)
Yllana, Freeda
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice;2005, Vol. 20, p249
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents young women's perspectives on reform in the California Youth Authority (CYA). Issues being overshadowed during discussion of reforms in the CYA; Description of the Ventura population and the daily experiences of female wards in the Ventura facility; Suggested reforms by former wards and their advocates to assist the CYA in achieving its mission to better the lives of the young women still held in the Ventura facility.
ACCESSION #
17686819

 

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