Brooklyn Young Adult Court

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It was a very humbling experience. I think it changed me. It made me a better person and made me handle my responsibilities better. I'm not going to commit the same mistakes.
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  • How to Make New York’s New Criminal Justice Reforms Really Work

    Gotham Gazette

    With significant reforms aimed at reducing the harms of the justice system passed in New York State, Adam Mansky, our director of criminal justice, outlines three of our programs already in place that also represent a positive vision of what justice can look like.

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The Brooklyn Young Adult Court is a collaboration between the Kings County District Attorney's Office and the Center for Court Innovation's Brooklyn Justice Initiatives. It is funded, in part, by a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance. Further support is provided by the New York City Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice and the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.

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